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Neat Visualisation Shows What’s Inside a Watch

What makes a watch tick? This exploded view of a mechanical watch shows the centuries old tech that’s still used to keep time without a battery. Read More >>

Computational Devices of the Past Were Beautifully Complex

Long before anybody dreamed of a shiny iPad or glistening ultrabook, engineers and scientists used to get down to business with mechanical calculators to compute their solutions. While the concept of a mechanical calculator sounds ludicrously simple these days, a peak inside one reveals that they're anything but. Read More >>