On 29 June 2017, to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the first Premium Bond prize, we will feature a reconstruction of ERNIE’s ancestor that demonstrated to an enthralled 1950s public how electronic noise can be used to generate random numbers.
Fancy being a volunteer at the Museum. Come along to the Volunteering Open Day on 18 June 2017. We are looking for all sorts of skills and aptitudes - you don't have to be a computer expert! There are lots of roles to be filled.
A three-parter on 11 May 2017 to celebrate the Bill Tutte centenary: his exploits before, during and after the war with a first showing of the new virtual Lorenz. Not to mention an original Lorenz and news of the reconstruction of its motor.
Minecraft Redstone Challenge and BBC micro:bit workshops in Easter Bytes. Now booking for 13 April 2017. The workshops, run by Tablet Academy, are for children to learn to code in a fun and friendly way.
Colossus, the code-breaking computer that was kept secret for decades, still generates awe and inspiration. We look at two re-imaginings of Colossus on 16 March 2017 starting at 6.30pm. Be quick: only a few tickets left.