The Story of An Amazing Word Riddle

If you like word games, riddles and mysteries, read this amazing article which tells the story of how an ancient Greek dialect was discovered and deciphered. By the way, it also confirms why The Daily Telegraph is the world’s best paper. They assume their readers are actually interested in arcane archeological stuff.

  • Julie C.

    I read about this a few weeks ago while on vacation. Very interesting!

  • BTP

    I feel like that’s the way a lot of creative projects work: tons of grind-it-out labor and a strange, useful insight at the end.

  • Sam Schmitt

    There’s a fantastic account of this in “The Code Book” by Simon Singh, published by Anchor Books in 2000. It also has the story of other codes and ciphers throughout history. A fascinating read!