What 13,500 pages micro-etched into nickel looks like – The Rosetta Project

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

What 13,500 pages micro-etched into nickel looks like

The good folks over at the Jet Propulsion Labs in Pasadena who organized the Data and Art show that the Rosetta Disk was in, were kind enough to get some really nice photos taken of the micro-etched data side of the disk.

What you are looking at is over 13,000 tiny pages describing over 1,500 languages. To see each page you would need a 500x microscope

What 13,500 pages micro-etched into nickel looks like.What you are looking at is over 13,000 tiny pages describing over 1,500 languages. To see each page you would need a 500x microscope.

What 13,500 pages micro-etched into nickel looks like – The Rosetta Project.

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