Lecture by Daryn Lehoux

Date: 
Sunday, January 22, 2017 -
14:00 to 15:00
Location: 
Hellenic Community Centre, 1315 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa
Event Description: 

Daryn Lehoux PhD (Queen’s University Kingston),  "The Antikythera Mechanism: An Ancient Astronomical Computer"

Professor Lehoux, author of Astronomy, Weather, and Calendars in the Ancient World (Cambridge University Press, 2007), will look at the history of the world’s oldest computer, its discovery and how its secrets were revealed.