Speakers: Prof Mike Edmunds (Cardiff)
The Antikythera mechanism is an analogue computer, designed to predict astronomical positions and eclipses. It was recovered in 1900–1901 from a shipwreck off the Greek island of Antikythera.
Event type: Lecture/Talk
Co-sponsored by: Lancashire Archaeological Society
Organised by: Lancashire and Cumbria Branch
Contact details: Dr Chris Bowdery (Branch Secretary)