On 4/5/13 3:50 PM, pete wrote: > Archimedes Plutonium wrote: >> >> The worlds first computer-- Antikythera Mechanism >> may lead to the clue of the Solar System solid body rotation. > > I hate it when they describe > the oldest known example of something, > as being the first. >
Furthermore the Antikythera mechanism in no way implies the the solar system rotated like a solid body. Just the opposite actually.