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Greek researcher Apostolos Pierris describes…

Greek researcher Apostolos Pierris describes a new venture to decode a charred 2,400-year-old papyrus scroll bearing Greek text during a press conference in Thessaloniki yesterday. Greek, British and US experts are using cutting-edge technology – including advanced photographic techniques and the electronic separation of fine layers of the papyrus – to decode and reassemble the fragmented Derveni Papyrus.