Archaeology: High tech from Ancient Greece

TitleArchaeology: High tech from Ancient Greece
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsCharette, François
Journal TitleNature
Volume444
Pages551-552
Journal Date11/2006
Abstract

The Antikythera Mechanism, salvaged 100 years ago from an ancient shipwreck, was long known to be some sort of mechanical calendar. But modern analysis is only now revealing just how sophisticated it was.

DOI10.1038/444551a
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