Anaximander of Miletus
c. 610-c. 547 B.C.
Anaximander is famous for introducing the concept of the apeiron—the first use of an unobservable entity to explain empirical phenome...
Anaximander(C. 610 Bce–After 546 Bce)
Anaximander is the first Greek scientist and philosopher whose thought is known to us in any detail. He was born in Miletus c. 610 BCE and died shortly aft...
The Greek natural philosopher and astronomer Anaximander (611 BC-ca. 546 BC) attempted to explain the origins of the universe through his theory of the apeiron.Born in Miletus, Anaximander was the son...