Friday, November 23, 2012

Any Amateur Cryptographers Out There?

You might try your hand at deciphering this British WWII code, found attached to the skeletal leg of a carrier pigeon found in a chimney back in August:

The message was carried in a little red leg canister attached to the pigeon's leg:

I love stories like this.

1 comment:

Borepatch said...

It seems that it was encoded with a one-time pad. That's not breakable, even theoretically. They'd need the original materials.