Researcher uses carbon dating ancient items
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.This update includes Issue #77, June 1993 through Issue #84, August 1994 with articles by such notable Shroud scholars as Ian Wilson, Alan D. Schwalbe, Brother Bruno Bonnet-Eymard, Robert Halisey, Remi Van Haelst, Emanuela Marinelli and Orazio Petrosillo, Rev. We are pleased to report that the British Society for the Turin Shroud page of the website has been updated and the latest June 2017 Issue No. This issue includes several in-depth research articles starting with by Ian Wilson and much more.This issue also marks the last issue from current Editor Hugh Farey, who is retiring from the position he has held since December 2013 and handing it over to long time BSTS member, David Rolfe.This will feature comments from subscribers who may wish to take up any particular issue with the Newsletters's authors, contributors and reviewers.Each new edition will continue to be archived here on 12 months after publication so that the whole collection of articles going back nearly 50 years can be readily searched online.We start with an important comment from the STERA, Inc.Board of Directors and the introduction of a new page on the website dedicated to the recent International Shroud Conference in Pasco, Washington.
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That decision was made solely by the Board of Directors.
In the form that Giulio completed, he stated that, "The material will be returned AS it will be furnished without impact of any kind.
Possible minimal alteration will be agreed before any operation." This indisputably implies that the testing he would perform would be completely NON-DESTRUCTIVE and was one of the critical considerations STERA, Inc.
used in their decision to grant his request and make the samples available to him.