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And you can also view every previous year's Website News pages at the links below: Today, January 21, 2018, marks our 22nd anniversary on the internet!
However, even more important is the fact that this year also marks the 40th anniversary of the first ever in-depth scientific examination of the Shroud of Turin by the Shroud of Turin Research Project (STURP) on October 8-13, 1978.
The most recent update appears at the top of the page.He is survived by Mary Whanger, his wife of 63 years and a noted Shroud scholar in her own right.He was best known for applying a polarized light overlay technique to compare the Shroud image to images on ancient artworks and coins.In fact, ten years ago, to celebrate our 30th anniversary, I created a special tribute video that was shown at the 2008 Columbus, Ohio Shroud Conference.Even sadder, since I produced that video, several more team members have passed, so their names are not included in the memorial at the end of the tribute.She was my resident Biblical expert and advised me whenever I had questions about either Old or New Testament issues, all of which were far from my own areas of expertise.More than that however, she was a dear friend and supporter of our work.In the afternoon and evening of the 10th they will have the opportunity to visit the Shroud and then continue on to Rome.The exhibition will not be open to the general public.On one occasion when I was in Jerusalem with the ESSJ expedition Alan tracked me down and asked me to conduct botanical experiments on his behalf with flowers in a tomb complex.I also sourced for him the mighty botanical encyclopaedia of the Middle East.