Antikythera mechanism replica
Hublot has worked closely with the Antikythera project, and has created a miniaturized version of the mechanism that fits on a wristwatch. The mechanism is to be displayed at the 2012 Basel World Expo. Here’s a short documentary on the project.
Tale of a clockwork computer
BOOK REVIEWEDDecoding the Heavens: Solving the Mystery of the World's First Computer
by Jo Marchant
William Heinemann/Da Capo Press: 2008/2009. 330 pp/ 288 pp. £12.99/$25
It is appropriate that Arthur C. Clarke recommended this book before his death in March 2008.