The World Digital Library, an enormous online collection of digital reproductions of original documents from libraries the world over, is being launched this week.
The project is sponsored by UNESCO and brings together materials from 26 partner institutions in 19 countries and was the brain-child of US Librarian of Congress, James Billington.
Apr 21, 2009
Mankind's first up-close photos of the lunar landscape have been rescued from four decades of dusty storage.
As AP's Haven Daley reports, they've been restored to such a high quality that they rival anything taken by modern cameras.