Stability of Electronic Media for Publication/Data Storage

Paul J. Morris mole at MORRIS.NET
Wed May 20 19:27:46 CDT 1998

>>  I vaguely remember having read that the life time
>> of a CD is about 5 YEARS. Is this right or highly over-
   This problem is being widely worried about - one technological solution
is Rosetta - a disk that stores data in a format both machine readable and
visible without electronic translation using just optical magnification.
See: <>

Paul J. Morris
Biodiversity Information Manager
Academy of Natural Sciences
mole at

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