TITLE

Dialogue in a Neapolitan cloister

AUTHOR(S)
Estling, R.
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;2/8/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1807, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that the blood of San Gennaro is actually a thixotropic mixture of iron salt, calcium carbonate and sea salt. This blood of the blessed saint in Naples is said to miraculously liquify; However it is actually a solid until it is shaken.
ACCESSION #
9203161523

 

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