Medicine, anatomy, astronomy, mathematics and cosmology, science
began with the Greeks, and Plato, Aristotle, Pythagoras,
Archimedes and Hippocrates were amongst its stars. That man ever
managed to develop a "scientific" attitude to the natural world
at all is one of the true wonders of human thought.
Eureka! shows how, free from intellectual and religious dogma,
these early thinkers rejected myths and capricious gods and, in... more...