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  • Researchers Decrypt Coded Letters Written by Mary, Queen of Scots

    Researchers Decrypt Coded Letters Written by Mary, Queen of Scots

    A computer scientist, a musician, and a physicist enter the archives of a national library. It sounds like the beginning of a joke, but the punchline is a serious one: Researchers of various backgrounds managed to find and decipher 57 letters written by Mary, Queen of Scots during her imprisonment by her cousin Queen Elizabeth…