Is this Ancient Gear Mechanism the First Computer on Earth?

This Ancient Gear System is the First Computer on Earth The Antikythera mechanism, as it is known, is quite possibly earth’s first computer and the most ancient gear system ever found.  Found in about 150ft of water off Point Glyphadia, near the island of Antikythera, the mechanical device is composed of ancient gears made mostly from bronze and wood.  The remaining bronze pieces were so badly corroded that the entire machine  appeared to be a blob of badly corroded metal.  It was not until later, until the archeaologist Valerios Stais…

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