Antikythera mechanism relinquish secrets

Sometime before Easter 1900, Elias Stadiatos, a Greek sponge diver, discovered the wreck of an ancient cargo ship off Antikythera island.
Here some short descriptions, original pictures and brand new CG's of this mechanism.





Many years the mechanism of the probably first computer in human history,called Antikythera mechanism was a mystery and the function was unknown.
An international team of scientists discover many details of the mechanism and use of the Antikythera mechanism.







Backside:This Mechnism was used for calculations for the periode of the sun and the moon.




Frontside:The scientists of the antic Greece made the first prognoses of solar eclipses and create a calendar with signs of the zodiac.


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Moritz