Mathematicians - Ancient Mathematicians
Discoveries in Science Made by Ancient Greek Scientists
The Greeks developed philosophy as a way of understanding the natural world without resorting to myth or magic. Early Greek philosophers were also scientists. Many of their discoveries and inventions are still used today.
Basic information on Archimedes, the Greek mathematician of Syracuse.
Eratosthenes - Greek Mathematician Eratosthenes
Eratosthenes was a Greek mathematicians known for such things as measuring the circumference of the earth.
Hippocrates of Chios
Hippocrates of Chios, who lived about the same time as the medical Hippocrates, wrote the first known work on geometry.