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Aristarhos the Samian
   was a   
Greek Astronomer
Pioneer mathematician and astronomer. Born between 280 and 256 b.c.on Samos island. Most of his life was spent in Athens and he was known to be a scholar of Aristotle. First to teach about the movement of the earth around its axis and around the sun; 390-330 BC
Anaximander
   was a   
Greek Astronomer
And cartographer. Tried to describe the mechanics of celestial bodies and created a map of the known world
Apollonius of Perga
   was a   
Greek Astronomer
And geometer. The crater Apollonius on the Moon is named after him; c. 262-190 BC
Apollonius of Perga
   was a   
Greek Astronomer
And geometer. The crater Apollonius on the Moon is named after him; c. 262-190 BC






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