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Shroudie-Alert: Day 9. Is it real human blood on the Shroud? A reply to Richard Savage, aka Jabba.

# 23:45: Here’s another quote from TOS (yesterday, re the ‘blood first’ dogma): “I don’t think any high definition picture could distinguish definitely blood from image. In the meantime, does Colin see image under serum ?” Here’s my response – … Continue reading

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Yet more Mickey Mouse science (despite a Google top-ranking).

Carlo Goldoni (sadly RIP *) Google top-ranking paper (see note at end of this posting) The Shroud of Turin and the bilirubin blood stains International Conference on The Shroud of Turin: Perspective on a Multifaceted Enigma Sponsored by the Shroud … Continue reading

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No, dear Yannick, Adler and Heller did not PROVE it was real blood on the Shroud of Turin – even if some real blood is now present.

Reminder: blood is more than a physiological fluid. Biologists regards blood as a TISSUE. Tissues are complex entities, at any level – chemical, biochemical, physiological, immunological… Ageing and chemical/microbiological degradation adds another order of complexity – and uncertainty, not helped … Continue reading

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A holding reply to Thibault Heimburger MD re the longevity of blood stains on the Shroud of Turin

This is an instant response to a post that has appeared on The Other Site, in which I am taken to task for underestimating the ability of blood to resist biodegradation. Stone age tools  have been mentioned, with Thibault Heimburger … Continue reading

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Shroud Scope triumphs again

Those of you who have been following this series of posts using the magnificent Shroud Scope will probably have noticed that I have played around a little with brightness and contrast. My favourite multipurpose setting in MS Office Picture Manager … Continue reading

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Shroud Scope 9: how simple photo-editing may help resolve controversial issues regarding the blood and body images

I shall start by posting an image that I obtained yesterday. I think, I hope, that at  least some visitors to my site agree that it is a unique picture for the light it throws on the blood versus body … Continue reading

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Reply – in small considered instalments – to Thibault Heimburger re my “Sorry Mr.Rogers” posting

I’ve just received a long comment  (see below) on my “Sorry Mr.Rogers” posting from Dr. Heimburger (whom I shall now refer to more informally as Thibault) . It is not so much directed at the specifics of what I said … Continue reading

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