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Riddle of the Script: How the World's Most Difficult Puzzle Was Solved

Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, mystery, language, Bronze Age tablets, humans, student, solving, puzzle )

- 1806 days ago -
Linear B, the mysterious language discovered on Bronze Age tablets unearthed in 1900, had baffled linguists for decades. Then along came a 21-year-old graduate named Alice Kober... Margalit Fox tells the remarkable story.

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Freya H (357)
Thursday July 11, 2013, 7:40 pm
Sometimes all you need is a fresh perspective.

Roger G (154)
Thursday July 11, 2013, 8:59 pm
noted, thanks!

Maggie Kearns (7)
Friday July 12, 2013, 4:42 am
Sadly, there are so many unsung heroes in academia. Kudos to Ms Fox for bringing Alice Kober's work to light.
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