The Greeks Must Have Had a Word For IT

Hello fellow lover of antiquity! The video that you’re about to witness is amazing for several reasons: It’s of an eclipse-predicting computer made out of Legos. And the Lego contraption is based on the Antikythera mechanism, a 2,000-year-old Greek invention that was found in an ancient shipwreck in 1901. When modern-day X-ray tomography revealed the device’s … Read more