Positive News: World’s Oldest Computers were Magical

A computer that is more than 2000 years old, found in Greece was used for astrological reasons to predict the colors of forthcoming eclipses as ‘omens’ for foretelling the future, besides performing ordinary calculations. MORE HEREantikythera.jpg

We all know that the oldest architectures for predicting astronomical events such as solstices and eclipses for spiritual purpose and ceremonies are scattered all over the world in the form of ancient temples, pyramids and stone circle observatories such as Stonehenge.

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Meanwhile, on a lighter note, the world’s oldest computer (built in 1951) that is still functioning is called  Witch (the Wolverhampton Instrument for Teaching Computation from Harwell) MORE HERE

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Positive News. Always.

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