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Spain narrows search for the remains of ‘Don Quixote’ author Miguel de Cervantes

Spain narrows search for remains of ‘Quixote’ author (via AFP) Researchers looking for the remains of Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes, the author of “Don Quixote”, said Monday they had identified five spots in a Madrid church where his bones may lie. Scientists used infrared cameras, 3D scanners and a…

Investigating Cervantes’s pages offers more than his bones ever will

By Tyler Fisher, Royal Holloway After years spent securing funds and permissions, a team of forensic scientists and historians have launched an intensive search for the remains of Miguel de Cervantes, author of Don Quixote. Using the latest techniques of infrared imaging and ground-penetrating radar, the Spanish researchers are scanning…