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The Voynich Manuscript: Decipherment of Star Names

In 1912, Wilfrid Voynich (a London bookseller of Polish descent) came upon a bound, hand-written, hand-illustrated, 234 page late-Medieval manuscript for sale from a Jesuit collection.Aside from its colorful and fantastic illustrations of botanical specimens, nude women bathing in pools, and astrological and astronomical charts, perhaps the most compelling feature of this manuscript is that it is written in an unknown writing system and in an unknown language.
(image credit: Beinecke Library, Yale)

And even with 20th century efforts of WWII code breakers, medieval scholars, and hundreds of obssessed enthusiasts, the "Voynich Manuscript" has yet to be deciphered.

This last statement is not entirely correct.
The Voynich Manuscript now resides in the Beinecke Library at Yale, where in 2013 they released beautiful high-resolution images of every page of the manuscript to the public.The manuscript paper has been radiocarbon dated to the early 1400's, and analyses of architecture…

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