Walking Through Spring

What is the Antikythera mechanism?

The Antikythera mechanism is the oldest analogue computer in the world, made around 80 B.C. by the Ancient Greeks who knew why we have seasons such as Spring.   It was found in a Roman shipwreck near the island of Antikythera (literally “opposite Kythera”- another Greek island) in 1901 by a group of sponge divers. … Read more