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Mulla Sadra – The historic house of the Persian philosopher in Kahak
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Mulla Sadra – The historic house of the Persian philosopher in Kahak

A theologian, who led the Iranian cultural renaissance in the 17th century. He was born in 1572 at the time of Safavid dynasty. Though not its founder, he is considered the master of the Illuminationist school of Philosophy, a seminal figure who synthesiz...
Antikythera mechanism – The first known analogue computer is being exhibited in Athens
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Antikythera mechanism – The first known analogue computer is being exhibited in Athens

This artefact was retrieved from the sea in 1901, and identified on 17 May 1902 as containing a gear by archaeologist Valerios Stais, among wreckage retrieved from a shipwreck off the coast of the Greek island Antikythera. The instrument is believed to ha...

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