THUNK – 78. Steampunk, Babbage, & Lovelace

Steampunk is cool, but what’s cooler is how it almost happened! Learn about Charles Babbage & Ada Lovelace!

Also, happy 2nd THUNKiversary!

-Links for the Curious-

Ada Lovelace’s notes on the Analytical Engine – www.fourmilab.ch/babbage/sketch.html

Babbage’s Analytical Engine Wiki page – en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Analytical_Engine

The Edison, a steampunk-themed bar – www.edisondowntown.com/

The webpage for Ada Lovelace Day, a national holiday celebrating & raising awareness of women in science – findingada.com/

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