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Building the Analytical Engine

Researchers at the Science Museum in London plan to build a computer called the Analytical Engine, which was designed in 1830 by Charles Babbage, “the father of computing,” but never completed.  A recent article in the New York Times explores the challenges they face with this 10-year, multimillion-dollar endeavor (10+07). In 1991, the Museum replicated [...]

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