This category lists pages and sites about the Greek mathematician, geographer and astronomer Eratosthenes (276 BC - 194 BC)
All sites listed here are suitable for children and teens to read and use for enjoyment and/or for schoolwork.
[ Kids/Teens ] Brief information on Eratosthenes, including when and where he was born, as well as later historians that followed up on his work of the stars.
Eratosthenes of Cyrene
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Biography of the mathematician, geographer and astronomer born 276 BC in Cyrene, North Africa (now Shahhat, Libya). From The MacTutor History of Mathematics archive.
Wikipedia - Eratosthenes
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Brief article covers his life and work. Includes links for further reading.
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