Mike had it all along. Wedged between an Enya disc and a Toblerone chocolate bar, the ZIP100 disc case was slightly damaged. Could the disc, over a decade later, still be readable? Does anyone even know what a ZIP disc is anymore?

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After getting winning an eBay auction for an “as-is” USB powered Zip drive, Mike wasted no further time seeing if any of these old, retired pieces of technology still worked. And sure enough, they did! Vibrant pictures filled the disc. A great shot of Lloyd visiting Josh in Gabon jumped into the highlight reel, but the real treasure trove were images, believed to be lost, from Betsy and Lloyd’s great cross-country bike trip.

Here they are in all their glory: