On Books #7

Doomsday Book

“. . . William the Conqueror’s Doomsday Book, written on vellum in 1086 AD, has survived 900 years. However, the medium used for a digital version of the book, encoded in 1986, failed within 20 years.”

Science Daily
“New Memory Material May Hold Data for One Billion Years”
May 26, 2009

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