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Nota esplicativa
Nota esplicativa


· Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world (Albert Einstein).

· Beauty in things exists in the mind which contemplates them (David Hume).

· As a tale, so is life; not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters (Seneca).



Historical Newsletter of SCS: July 1953

John McLeod  opened the eighth Simulation Council Meeting by calling on the host , Don Leggett, to tell about the relationship between their digital and their analog equipment. Don explained that Douglas-Santa Monica has one computing installation divided into digital and analog groups. The digital group consists of an IBM 604 with reproducers and sorters, considered a very powerful tool a few years ago. They also have an IBM CPC and a 701, or Defense Calculator. [...]