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October 19, 2011

Colloquium: Monday, November 7, 2011

Monday, November 7, 2011
11:30 a.m., Clark Hall, Rm. 309

Decoding the Antikythera Mechanism: An Ancient Greek Computer by Dr. John Seiradakis , University of Thessaloniki

Sponsored by the Department of Classics, History, Astronomy, Physics, and Geology, along with the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities, the College of Arts and Sciences Dean's office, and the Hellenic Preservation Society.
The Antikythera Mechanism is a Greek calendrical computing device from ca. 200 - 65 B.C., and one of the most important archeological artifacts ever discovered.

Posted by lmd3 at October 19, 2011 02:41 PM

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