CSI: Denmark Opens Tycho Brahe's Tomb On Monday

Posted: Nov 11 2010, 8:01am CST | by , Updated: Nov 11 2010, 10:43am CST, in News | Technology News

CSI: Denmark opens Tycho Brahe's Tomb on Monday
/* Story Top Left 2010 300x250, created 7/15/10 */ google_ad_slot = "8340327155";

Don't Miss: This How to find Fingerlings in Stock

Tycho Brahe lived from 1546 to 1601. As you know from history class he was a Danish astronomer that did some pretty amazing research in his lifetime. See Wikipedia for more background on Tycho Brahe. Now a team of Danish and Czech researchers under the leadership of medieval archaeologist Jens Vellev of Aarhus University are opening Brahe's Tomb on Monday Nov. 15th.

The project's aim is to find out exact details about Tycho Brahe's general health and medical prescriptions. Equipped with CT scanning, DNA testing and PIXE analysis the team is opening the tomb located at Týn Church in Prague, Czech Republic.

The tomb has already been opened once in 1901, but the information from that event did not contain much data that the researches can use. Why they want to know Brahe's health condition is not quite clear to me, but the project could definitely be used in future series of the CSI franchise. How about calling it CSI: Medieval?

More details about the project can be found here.

Holiday Gift Guides and Deals

Get your Holiday gifting inspired by Best Toy Gifts with High STEM Value and the Top 10 toy gifts under $10 if you are on budget. The most popular Holiday 2017 toy list include Fingerlings, Crate Creatures and more. Don't miss the new Holiday deals on Amazon Devices, including $29.99 Fire tablet.

This story may contain affiliate links.

This free App Solves You Holiday Shopping Problem

Download the free Tracker app now to get in-stock alerts on Fingerling, Luvabella, SNES Classic and more.

Latest News


The Author

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr () is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com.




comments powered by Disqus