Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
from PopMovies

The Imitation Game : la bande annonce

5 nominations pour The Imitation Game aux Golden Globes 2015 : Meilleur film dramatique, Meilleur acteur dans un drame (Benedict Cumberbatch), Meilleure actrice dans un second rôle (Keira Knightley), Meilleur scénario, Meilleure bande originale (Alexandre Desplat)

799
77
3
from Medium

Joan Clarke, the cryptanalyst war-heroine, and the women of Bletchley Park (you never heard of)

Joan Clarke Murray codebreaker at Bletchley Park during World War II, became deputy head of Hut 8 in 1944. Code breaking was almost exclusively done by men during the war. Clarke was paid less than the men and felt that she was prevented from progressing further because of her gender. She was a English cryptanalyst and numismatist ~

84
10
from Mail Online

Alan Turing's Universal Machine is named greatest British innovation of the 20th Century

Enigma machine. Alan Turing was part of the British cryptographic team at Bletchley Park that cracked the German Enigma code during World War II.

77
6
1
from Telegraph.co.uk

Could you have been a codebreaker at Bletchley Park?

72
8

Alan Turing Bombe machine (top) and the Christopher machine in the movie (bottom). See more pics at: http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/imitation-game/

25
6
from 9GAG

Alan Turing, everyone (Had to learn about him from a movie!)

Among a cohort of talented thinkers assembled at Bletchley Park was the mathematician Alan Turing. Based on his experience working during there, Turing later came up with an idea for a stored-program, electronic computer. Turing also was an early thinker in the field of artificial intelligence. However, his life took a tragic turn. A homosexual in an era when homosexuality was against the law, Turing was prosecuted in 1952 and accepted chemical castration as an alternative to a jail sentence. He

42
16
2

can't wait!!!<<< It looks like he's going to date her...but he IS gay...soooooo, they're just playing with us, yeah...

58
10