Nikon Metrology

NASA researchers use X-ray to reveal new info at Historic Jamestowne

X-ray and CT Inspection
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400-year-old slate tablet from 17th century

Technicians at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., used the Metris HMXST 225 X-ray system to inspect a 400-year-old slate tablet recently recovered from an early 17th century well at Historic Jamestowne, the 1607 site of the first permanent English settlement in North America.

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