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Thales of Miletus 625?-547? B.C. Greek natural philosopher, engineer, and mathematician whom later Greek mathematicians credit with bringing Egyptian mathematics to Greece, thereby founding the study ... Read more
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Thales of Miletus 630?-547 B.C. Greek Engineer Thales is remembered as a founder of rational scientific inquiry and one of the first in a long and distinguished series of Greek scientists in the ancie... Read more
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Thales of Miletus(Sixth Century Bce) Thales of Miletus is widely depicted in ancient sources as a pioneering rationalist and the founding father of Greek philosophy, science, and mathematics. Famous f... Read more