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Saving the Lascaux Cave From Fungus Attack

February 27, 2009 / No Comments

A UNESCO World Heritage Site famous across the globe for their 15,000 to 17,500 years old cave paintings, the Lascaux caves in Southern France are now under a serious threat. A fungus attack which is spreading in the form of dark stains, is threatening the amazing prehistoric murals of bulls, felines and other images. The problem of fungus infection is nothing ...