Victoria University Course – Measuring the Earth

Peter Gainsford’s has a course  – Measuring the Earth – starting on Wednesday 13 September. You will learn about early science, particularly how Greek mathematician Erathosthenes was able to accurately calculate the earth’s circumference, long before anyone else.
There are still have a few places left, so be sure to secure a spot if you are interested.

For more information or to enrol, please visit http://ce.victoria.ac.nz/courses/546-measuring-the-earth-classical-calculations-about-the-worlds-size-and-shape ; or contact us at conted@vuw.ac.nz or by phone on 04 463 6556.

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