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posted by LaminatorX on Thursday February 20 2014, @01:25AM   Printer-friendly
from the somebody-call-in-Enoch-Root dept.

Thexalon writes:

"University of Bedfordshire professor and applied linguist Stephen Bax has decoded 10 words of the baffling Voynich Manuscript. He focused on proper names that would match the accompanying drawings, which allowed him to find similar drawings in other books of the period."

 
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  • (Score: 5, Informative) by forsythe on Thursday February 20 2014, @03:22AM

    by forsythe (831) on Thursday February 20 2014, @03:22AM (#3118)

    The linked article to the BBC goes into some depth, but Bax's page [stephenbax.net] contains a download of his full paper that I didn't otherwise see an immediate link to (and which does include, as another post requested, all the words).

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