A LEGO Turing Machine

Today is Alan Turing’s 100th birthday. He’s seen by many as the father of both computer science and AI.

If you’re struggling to solve today’s Google logo then imagine the insight needed to create a working Turing machine out of LEGO. That’s what Jeroen van den Bos and Daby Landman at Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica at Amsterdam have done though.

The LEGO Turing machine has a site of its own where you can read more about it – including the software used.

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