archimedes archimedes  /ˌɑr kə ˈmi diz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Greek mathematician and physicist noted for his work in hydrostatics and mechanics and geometry (287-212 BC)

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  • Sponsored post: Finding the tools to move the earth

    Archimedes asked only for a lever and a place to stand and promised he could move the earth. Maybe he was only playing 200 B.C. hype man for his mathematical musings on levers, but it's a point worth taking: Work smarter and accomplish great things.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: GigaOM

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  • "We can still bring facts to the world that, like Archimedes' fulcrum, can move the whole political debate," Sawyer said. "The expectation that you're not there to entertain, you're there to inform and enrich, I think give these broadcasts...
    on Jan 24, 2010 By: Diane Sawyer Source: Los Angeles Times

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