Cheesehead_Dave: ParaHandy: Invisible sky fairy is still non-existent. Nothing to see here people, move along.Perhaps, but technology-wise, it's still pretty cool what they've been able to do with some of the seemingly illegible sections of a document that's been buried away for 2000+ years.
LesterB: Skwrl: jso2897: Greywar: Im looking forward to seeing whats here. I suspect a lot of people are, as these represent a huge amount of information from 2000 years ago. And I expect some of it to be controversial at some point."Information"?[i18.photobucket.com image 640x612]They've been available in print form for decades. From what I understand, the new twist on them is that they're now available on-line, and the image quality will be better.I may have posted this before, but they've been on-line in some form for nearly 20 years now. And my bookmark from the 90s still works: Outline of Objects and Topics in Scrolls from the Dead Sea/page info says last modified Thu 19 Aug 1993 01:25:12 PM EDT//worked for a giant computer company back then///the first to register a corporate TLD////bonus points if you know which it was//SLASHIES
You Are All Sheep: so why can't God come down again and just tell us everything again and have us write it down again?We need to send people out to look for bushes on fire.Mmm..firebush.
ParaHandy: Cheesehead_Dave: ParaHandy: Invisible sky fairy is still non-existent. Nothing to see here people, move along.Perhaps, but technology-wise, it's still pretty cool what they've been able to do with some of the seemingly illegible sections of a document that's been buried away for 2000+ years.Indeed.Hoping for something that will cause a bit of entertaining infighting amongst the religious oligarchy, such as a description of Jesus' wedding to Mary Magdalene.
AngryJailhouseFistfark: gopher321: .enitlavO ruoy knirDAngry Drunk Bureaucrat: !werbeH ni s'ti esuaceb ynnuf s'tI !ti teg I hOThe Fonz: .enitlavO ruoy knird ot erus eBWhere can I download this wonderful backward font so many of you are using?
"We took the pictures over there with all the colors, different light length, then we're getting all the exposures on the screen, and we're combining them all into one multispectral image. And now secret writings are going to be revealed with the infrared image."
olddeegee: I saw a documentary recently on the Scrolls. The night the shepherd brought them home his Mom used some of them to make a fire to cook supper. And you're still mad your Mom threw out your comic books. Moms have never changed.
Cross of Iron: They're going to need one of these:[images3.wikia.nocookie.net image 850x654]
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