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Eratosthenes of Cyrene was a Greek mathematician, geographer, poet, astronomer, and music ... The son of Aglaos, Eratosthenes was born in 276 BC in Cyrene. Now part of modern-day Libya, Cyrene had been founded by the Greeks  ...

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Lived c. 276 BC - c. 194 BC. Eratosthenes was an Ancient Greek scientist born in the town of Cyrene in about 276 BC. Cyrene is now the town of Shahhat in.

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Eratosthenes was born in Cyrene which is now in Libya in North Africa. His teachers included the scholar Lysanias of Cyrene and the philosopher Ariston of  ...

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Eratosthenes, in full Eratosthenes of Cyrene (born c. 276 bce, Cyrene, Libya— died c. 194 bce, Alexandria, Egypt), Greek scientific writer, astronomer, and poet,  ...

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Eratosthenes was a famous Greek philosopher, mathematician and geographer who is credited for the measurement of earth's circumference. Read on to know ...

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Eratosthenes was a mathematician from ancient Greece. He was also active in the fields of astronomy, geography, music, and poetry. Eratosthenes spent most ...

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Eratosthenes, son of Aglaos, was born in Cyrene but spent most of his working life in Alexandria, where he was head of the library attached to the famous ...

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Mar 22, 2017 ... Eratosthenes (c. 276 BC -- c.194 BC) was a Greek scholar celebrated to this day for his significant contributions to math, astronomy, and ...

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Jun 30, 2017 ... Learn about Eratosthenes, the ancient Greek scholar and head ... Eratosthenes was born around 276 BCE at a Greek colony in Cyrene, ...