I’ve recently been getting into crosswords and other such games on the internet but no amount of them could get me to figure out some of the puzzles talked about in this article. Now not one to blow ones own trumpet but I think i’m quite good at problem solving but if the worlds cryptographers can’t get their heads around these puppies what chance do i have:
From five lines of letters scrawled on the back of a dead man’s book to the taunting codes sent to police by the Zodiac Killer, some of history’s most legendary uncracked codes and ciphers represent a fascinating and frustrating challenge even for the world’s brightest cryptographers. Could the Beale Papers lead to buried treasure? How does the Chaocipher work? Perhaps we’ll never know.
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