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NOVA scienceNOW: Papyrus

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The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this NOVA scienceNOW segment:

Ancient Fragments
Learn what papyrus writings have revealed about the ancient Egyptian city of Oxyrhynchus in this slide show that includes a selection of the writings. (Flash plug-in required; printable version available.) (Grades 9-12)

Ask the Expert
Read answers to viwer questions about ancient papyri and multispectral imaging. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

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