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World’s oldest computer recreated in Lego

I wrote this post for Life | Art | Us on 19 December 2010. Click on the link at the bottom to read the full post.


I came across this wonderful news story over the festive period via the New Scientist blogs, and thought I’d share it here. It’s about the oldest known computer, a relic dating back 2000 years and rediscovered at the bottom of the ocean. Now designer Andrew Carol has brought it back to life – using Lego.

Read this post in full – World’s oldest computer recreated in Lego.