When Giulio submitted a copy to the board of the first paper he produced based at least in part on the samples we provided, titled, "Mechanical Characterization of Linen Fibers: The Turin Shroud Dating," the Board of Directors reviewed it and made a series of comments and recommendations to improve the paper and make it more accurate. (Read the entire comment here) [Editor's Note: A third paper by Giulio Fanti was published more recently, after the above statement had already been drafted by the Board.This new paper is also based (at least in part) on the samples STERA, Inc.
And you can also view every previous year's Website News pages at the links below: Welcome to our Fall website update!This is another huge one and has literally taken until the very last minute to get it all completed!The original farmstead and outbuildings, dating back to the mid 1700's, have been converted into guest accommodation.The stone packed "kraal" wall that once surrounded the farmyard, today forms part of some of the guest cottage interiors, allowing visitors the rare pleasure of interacting with the past.Jan-Peet also works closely with researchers from Wits, Rhodes and NMMU universities. This is down time, and visitors can look forward to traditional Karoo cooking, good company, much laughter and stories about the day's events.
The farm also boasts various sites with well-preserved rock paintings and engravings. Her enthusiasm for the subject is affectionate, and visitors can look forward to an entertaining and informative talk on the subject, bringing to life 10 000 years of Bushman folklore. Regular fare on offer includes Karoo lamb, kudu and other game dishes, bobotie with spiced rice, organically grown vegetable dishes, koeksisters and melktert (milk tart).The history of the Karoo surfaces near Nieu Bethesda at Ganora Guest Farm in layers, and all the layers have texture.Ganora Guest Farm is a sheep farm situated just outside Nieu Bethesda in the foothills of the majestic Sneeuberg Range sixty kilometres north of Graaff-Reinet in the Karoo Heartland.These were hand delivered to him in Turin in May 2015 by Barrie Schwortz.It should be noted that Barrie does not have a vote on the Board of Directors so did not participate in the decision to grant Giulio access to the samples.The Accommodation at Ganora Guest Farm offers 3 star accommodation with various options and is highly recommended by the AA.