The Scientists Time Forgot: Aristarchus

Think that it was Copernicus who figured out everything revolved around the Sun? Not quite. Here’s the (mostly) true account of what really happened. The regal-sounding Aristarchus of Samos (ca. 310-ca. 230 BC) was an ancient Greek mathematician and astronomer (I don’t mean he was old and wizened!). He was kind of bored, as Medusa […]