lego antikythera

Antikythera mechanism in LEGO
Andrew Carol’s hobby is building complex machines using LEGO [note the design of the site, and where it’s hosted]. After recreating Charles Babbage‘s difference engine, he now did the Antikythera mechanism. Have a look behind the scenes and watch the video at vimeo (in HD there, too), or at YouTube.

MARCHANT, JO. 2010. Mechanical inspiration. Nature 468: 496-498.
initially via tweet @ jimeh—lsfcil!
[btw, congrats for making it to the top 100 in just two months :-]
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