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World's oldest undeciphered writing

World's oldest undeciphered writing | history of writing | Scoop.it
The world's oldest undeciphered writing system, which has so far defied attempts to uncover its 5,000-year-old secrets, could be about to be decoded by Oxford University academics.
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'Crowd-sourcing' to decode texts

'Crowd-sourcing' to decode texts | history of writing | Scoop.it
The Oxford academic trying to crack an ancient undeciphered writing system has set up a website to get "crowd-sourcing" help from the public.
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How writing began - Lingua Franca - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

How writing began - Lingua Franca - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | history of writing | Scoop.it
Writing would have to be one of the greatest legacies of ancient Mesopotamia, where the earliest-known system of writing was invented some 5000 years ago.
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