Chemical secrets of the Dead Sea Scrolls revealed

A team of researchers led by MIT’s Admir Masic have used a non-invasive technique to determine why one of the famous Dead Sea Scrolls is so well-preserved. The analysis of the 2,000-year-old Temple Scroll provides new insights into not only how ancient parchments were made, but also how to better preserve such artifacts for future generations.

https://newatlas.com/science/dead-sea-scrolls-secret-chemistry-preserve-documents/

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