TITLE: Spectral Imaging at St. Catherine's Monastery to Reveal Ancient Texts
SPEAKER: Justin Sinaites, Michael B. Toth
EVENT DATE: 11/19/2012
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 122 minutes
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Father Justin Sinaites and Michael B. Toth discussed how advanced hyperspectral imaging is revealing ancient texts in the library at St. Catherine's, a remote Greek Orthodox monastery in Egypt's Sinai desert.
Speaker Biography: Father Justin Sinaites is the librarian at St. Catherine's Monastery.
Speaker Biography: Michael B. Toth is the program manager of the Sinai Palimpsest Project.