by NatureVideoChannel
December 11, 2008

from YouTube Website

 

New interpretations of the Antikythera Mechanism reveal that it could be used to predict eclipses, and that it had a dial recording the dates of the ancient Olympiads.

 

The 2,000-year-old box of intricate gear-work provides a glimpse of the engineering prowess of the Hellenic world.

 

The team discuss their results here.