Cosmic Time: The Antikythera Mechanism and Its Mysteries

Sponsored by Houston Society, AIA

AIA Society Event: Houston

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Location:
Houston Museum of Natural Science
5555 hermann Park Dr.
Houston, TX 77006
United States

Cosmic Time

Dr. Mike Edmunds, Emeritus Professor, School of Physic and Astronomy at Cardiff University, Wales.  Director of the Antikythera Mechanism Research Project. 

The world's first computer put into mechanical form the time cycles of the sun, moon, and planets.  Today, cutting-edge technology reveals the extraordinar sophistication of ancient Greece.  What mysteries does the Antikythera mechanism unveil? 

 

Website: http://aia-houston.com

Contact:
Becky Lao
archaeologyhouston@gmail.com
713.364.6344

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