ChevScience

A weblog of popular science

cool video from Myth busters presenter

Posted by ChevScience on March 19, 2012

Adam Savage walks through two spectacular examples of profound scientific discoveries that came from simple, creative methods anyone could have followed — Eratosthenes’ calculation of the Earth’s circumference around 200 BC and Hippolyte Fizeau’s measurement of the speed of light in 1849. 

 

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