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Archeological museum
Location type: Archeological museum
Location address: Greece, Athens
Number of texts: 4
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The National Archaeological Museum of Athens shows one of the first computers in the world: The Antikythera Mechanism. It dates from approximately 140 to 80 BC. It was found in a ship wreck off the island of Antikythera. It is an analog computer with bronze gears. It predicted eclipses.

Linked themes: Technology & engineering

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National Archaeological Museum of Athens

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Linked themes: Archeology, Top things to do, History

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Athens National Archaeological Museum is one of the most prominent of its kind in the world and has over 20,000 pieces.

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