Delia Mitrofan

Delia Mitrofan

Delia Mitrofan
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Creating a Puzzle Box

This was my very first project on the laser cutters at the TechShop, and I am indebted to Bruce Viney for supplying the plans for the project.

Secret Code  Activity Puzzles

Secret Code Activity Puzzles Im thinking of making a book of codes and putting a kit together with a cryptography wheel, invisible ink, notebok and pencil for gifts

Blitz Ciphers - tree page    Cipher Mysteries:    A few weeks ago, some new ciphertexts pinged on my Cipher Mysteries  radar: the story goes that they had been found just after WWII in wooden  boxes concealed in the wall of an East London cellar that German  bombing had exposed. Hence I’ve called them “The Blitz Ciphers”, but  they’re probably much older than the 1940s…

Blitz Ciphers - tree page Cipher Mysteries: The letter forms are clear, distinct, and upright: the presence of triangles, squares and circles and various inversions perhaps points to a cryptographer with a mathematical or geometric education.

Table of Runic Futhorcs, Latin Ciphers and Cryptic Alphabets in St. John’s MS 17 folio 5v.  An early 12th century English manuscript copy of a work by the late Anglo-Saxon monk Byrhtferth (Byrhtferð)

Table of Runic Futhorcs, Latin Ciphers and Cryptic Alphabets in St. John’s MS 17 folio An early century English manuscript copy of a work by the late Anglo-Saxon monk Byrhtferth (Byrhtferð)

writing-system:  Alchemic SymbolsAnnibal BarletParis, 1657 Source

Alchemical Symbols from a work by Annibal Barlet. From Le vray et methodiqve covrs de la physiqve resolvtive : vvlgairement dite chymie … Paris, Engraved table of characters with a key in French.

Ancient sumerian writing.

Design a simplistic cuneiform alphabet- write five or six short poems or phrases in them. Provide translation for the longest and have student decode the rest from this key. Use when discussing cuneiform as a brain teaser and introduction to the lesson.