Jo Marchant

Jo Marchant is a freelance journalist specialising in science and history. Her writing has appeared in publications including New Scientist, The Guardian and The Economist, and until recently she was an opinion editor at New Scientist magazine.
Her most recent book is 'Decoding the Heavens', the story of the Antikythera mechanism, the most stunning scientific artefact we have from antiquity, which was discovered in 1900 and led to 100 years of study to understand it.

Recent Past Lectures
Part of a conference

Part Six: Decoding the Heavens: Solving the mystery of the World's First Computer

Jo Marchant
Friday, 6 May 2011 - 12:30PM