View Full Version : Mysteries of computer from 65BC are solved
05-12-2006, 04:18 PM
Mysteries of computer from 65BC are solved (http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/story/0,,1960316,00.html)
06-12-2006, 07:04 AM
That's amazing stuff. The workmanship of the gearing that was used to acheive an output is incredible considering the tools that they would have had for manufacture.
Just thought I would through this in. It is about a computer that was invented in the 1800's. I saw a documentary on it a couple of years ago. It does much more complex calculations than this earlier one but the earlier one was made almost 1900 years earlier, so I think it wins hands down.
Anyway here it is
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