Antikythera Mechanism

A Portable Cosmos: Revealing the Antikythera Mechanism, Scientific Wonder of the Ancient World

A Portable Cosmos: Revealing the Antikythera Mechanism, Scientific Wonder of the Ancient World by Alexander Jones
2017 | ISBN: 019973934X | English | 312 pages | PDF | 14 MB

Decoding the Mechanisms of Antikythera Astronomical Device  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 4, 2015
Decoding the Mechanisms of Antikythera Astronomical Device

Jian-Liang Lin, Hong-Sen Yan, "Decoding the Mechanisms of Antikythera Astronomical Device"
2015 | ISBN-10: 3662484455 | 281 pages | PDF | 17 MB

Reverse Engineering: Mechanisms, Structures, Systems & Materials (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 20, 2017
Reverse Engineering: Mechanisms, Structures, Systems & Materials (repost)

Reverse Engineering: Mechanisms, Structures, Systems & Materials by Robert Messler
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0071825169 | 448 pages | EPUB | 19,4 MB

Decoding the Heavens: Solving the Mystery of the World's First Computer (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Dec. 13, 2016
Decoding the Heavens: Solving the Mystery of the World's First Computer (repost)

Jo Marchant, "Decoding the Heavens: Solving the Mystery of the World's First Computer"
ISBN: 043401835X, 1409060470 | 2008 | EPUB/MOBI | 505 pages | 1 MB/1 MB

Mechanism 001 (2016)  Comics

Posted by mikestoke at July 29, 2016
Mechanism 001 (2016)

Mechanism 001 (2016)
English | CBR | 31 pages | 41.43 MB

In the aftermath of an alien invasion, a prototype military robot is rushed into the field before it is combat-ready. Now attached to a group of survivors, it studies them to learn what it means to be human. Will it come to understand man as a noble creature worth preserving or that the human race isn't worth saving at all?

BBC - The Two Thousand Year Old Computer (2012)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 25, 2016
BBC - The Two Thousand Year Old Computer (2012)

BBC - The Two Thousand Year Old Computer (2012)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3505 Kbps | 58mn 41s | 1.50 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

In 1901, a group of divers excavating an ancient Roman shipwreck near the island of Antikythera, off the southern coast of Greece, found a mysterious object - a lump of calcified stone that contained within it several gearwheels welded together after years under the sea.

Reverse Engineering: Mechanisms, Structures, Systems & Materials  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at July 27, 2015
Reverse Engineering: Mechanisms, Structures, Systems & Materials

Robert Messler, "Reverse Engineering: Mechanisms, Structures, Systems & Materials"
English | ISBN: 0071825169 | 2013 | EPUB | 448 pages | 19 MB
The Genius of Archimedes -- 23 Centuries of Influence on Mathematics, Science and Engineering

The Genius of Archimedes – 23 Centuries of Influence on Mathematics, Science and Engineering: Proceedings of an International Conference held at … (History of Mechanism and Machine Science) by S. A. Paipetis
English | June 16, 2010 | ISBN: 9048190908 | 515 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

Archimedes is held in high esteem by mathematicians, physicists and engineers as one of the most brilliant scientists of all time. These proceedings contain original, unpublished papers with the primary emphasis on the scientific work of Archimedes and his influence on the fields of mathematics, science, and engineering. There are also papers dealing with archaeological aspects and the myths and legends about Archimedes and about the Archimedes Palimpsest.

UKTV - Museum Secrets: Collection (2012)  Video

Posted by vivid23 at July 1, 2014
UKTV - Museum Secrets: Collection (2012)

UKTV - Museum Secrets: Collection (2012)
PDTV | 832x468 | MP4/x264 @ 2008 Kbps | 13x44mn | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 13x678 MB
Genre: Documentary

On a quest to find the best, and most obscure, museum exhibits and explore the secrets they hold, Museum Secrets uncovers the weird, the astonishing and fascinating wonders of the world. What unexpected device did Catherine the Great use to enhance her sex life? Why did Alexander the Great prefer linen armour to bronze? And how did the falcon hunting of the Habsburg emperors lay the foundations for modern science? Testing out the theories behind the artifacts and visiting the sites they originated from, this series combines pure enthralling history with surprising detective work.

Computergeschichte(n) - nicht nur für Geeks: Von Antikythera zur Cloud (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at March 7, 2014
Computergeschichte(n) - nicht nur für Geeks: Von Antikythera zur Cloud (repost)

H. R. Wieland, "Computergeschichte(n) - nicht nur für Geeks: Von Antikythera zur Cloud"
2011 | ISBN: 3836215276 | 605 pages | PDF | 14,7 MB