Lord, my heart is not haughty, nor mine eyes lofty: neither do I exercise myself in great matters, or in things too high for me.
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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