Yea, the sparrow hath found an house, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, even thine altars, O Lord of hosts, my King, and my God.
Delightfully, the actual Antikythera machine did about half-a-dozen such calculations (planets, moon, sun) all at once, displaying the results in at least two calendars. Probably a lego-ification of all of it would be too stiff to turn. But what a great little movie.AM
Had to smile at the description of the mechanism's "unprecedented" accuracy of prediction. Yeah, can't imagine much more accuracy before >>100 BC!<<...sorry, "BCE." >:-PHateful.
Oh John, words don't actually *mean* things...silly...
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