I’ve never seen Mr Show before. Now I have, and now you can too. It turns out that Netflix will be bringing this back next month, 20 years after it first ran with Bob Odenkirk and David Cross. Which is nice.
I loved reading about the Antikythera Mechanism years ago in the flawed but interesting Fingerprints Of The Gods written by Graham Hancock. A recent post from the Smithsonian piqued my interest and suggests that the clock had gears which represented all the visible planets. Check out the article over at the Smithsonian Online.