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Naked Scientists episode

Thu, 29th Oct 2009

Introducing - the Diamond Light Source Podcast

The Diamond Light Source Podcast (c) Diamond Light Source

This week we're showcasing a new bimonthly programme strand which we're making in collaboration with the folks at Diamond, the UK's Synchrotron Light Source.  In this episode, we dig deep into the world of archaeology to learn how scientists at Diamond are investigating our cultural heritage. We find out how scanning samples of the Dead Sea Scrolls can help decipher them, how probing timber from the Mary Rose can improve its conservation and how studying pigments in paintings could  protect major pieces of art!  Find out more at

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