opinions on very long term storage and references from Google

From: Bryan Pope <bpope_at_wordstock.com>
Date: Mon May 10 10:31:22 2004

And thusly Michael Sokolov spake:
> The best long-term storage method I know of is to inscribe the information on a
> tablet of wet clay and bake it in an oven, after which it becomes hard as rock.
> Sumerians did this 6000 years ago and their writings are still perfectly
> readable.
> MS

Now we just need to find a way to get more storage per square inch of baked


Received on Mon May 10 2004 - 10:31:22 BST

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.0 : Fri Oct 10 2014 - 23:37:09 BST