Turing machine built with Lego

In 1972 a crack unix programming unit was sent to prison by a military court for a hack they didn’t commit. These men promptly escaped from a maximum security stockade to the Berkeley underground. Today, still wanted by the government, they survive as soldiers of fortune. [via YouTube]

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4 Responses to Turing machine built with Lego

  1. barjoe says:

    Nice one Aarhus University. He was shabbily treated in the UK once his usefulness to the country declined. Good to see him celebrated.

  2. strider_mt2k says:

    I love it when Lego comes together.

    HEYYYY WAITAMINUTE

    Lego ALWAYS comes together!

    Well okay then.

  3. jazzbo says:

    I always knew, deep in my heart, that Lego was NP complete.
    Take that Tinkertoy Tic-Tac-Toe!
    Ha!

  4. BCJ says:

    That is bad-ass and a half.

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