Startup

Startup: Big Stone Markers

Church, temple, alien aerodrome, or prehistoric calendar?

Yesterday was the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year… and man, did it ever feel like it. Traditionally, the Solstice has been a very significant day in pagan religions, and there are monuments surrounding the globe that were used to mark this day with […]

Technostalgia

No, This is the First Computer

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This is the Antikythera Mechansim. And it just may be the first computer, unlike that other first computer. The Antikythera Mechanism is a computer that would calculate astronomical positions. It was first discovered in a shipwreck near the Antikythera islands of Greece in 1900. Even Jacques Cousteau went to this ship wreck looking for more pieces of this fascinating discovery. Continue reading No, This is the First Computer

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