Aristarchus of Samos was wrong: the Earth is flat

Greek thinkers and philosophers first introduced a so pretended scientific idea of the Earth as being a Globe. Eratosthenes succeeded in a simple experiment that, according to him, had the merit of measuring the radius of the Earth. Giving the spherical shape to the earth was the premise to build an infinite universe with a central sun. Later on, it would be possible the introduction of a new speculation, the making up of the evolution[…]

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