30 June 2012
22 June 2012
In honor of Alan Turing's centenary, Charles Severance visits Bletchley Park where Turing contributed to codebreaking in World War II, building on work by the Polish Cypher Bureau. Bletchley Park displays powered-up replicas of the hybrid electronic/electromechanical BOMBE and Colossus devices from that period.
Meanwhile, the editors of Nature evaluate Turing's legacy with a series of articles.