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Offline besilarius

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Antikythera device
« on: January 24, 2020, 12:05:52 PM »
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Re: Antikythera device
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2020, 12:52:17 PM »
 :o holy crap
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Re: Antikythera device
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2020, 05:58:52 PM »
Very cool.  O0
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Re: Antikythera device
« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2020, 02:18:39 PM »
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Re: Antikythera device
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2020, 04:23:33 PM »
"He was in the minority—most agreed that something so sophisticated must have entered the wreck long after its other 2,000-year-old artifacts."

"... by 1974 he had worked out that it was, in fact, a device from 150 to 100 BC Greece."

Crazy how something so sophisticated could have been built so early.