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  • Some of the Earliest Printed Documents Just Got Blasted With X-Rays

    Some of the Earliest Printed Documents Just Got Blasted With X-Rays

    The typed word dominates our lives today, but it’s still a relatively fresh invention in the timeline of humanity — and despite how drastically printing altered our societies, there’s still a lot we don’t know about its early history. Recently, a team of scientists put some of the earliest known printed documents through a high-powered…