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Claire Hall: Anaximander’s Universe, 18 May 2023

Anaximander and the Nature of Science 
by Carlo Rovelli, translated by Marion LignanaRosenberg.
Allen Lane, 209 pp., £16.99, February, 978 0 241 63504 9
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... a riddle)?In​ Anaximander, first published in French in 2009 and now translated into English by Marion LignanaRosenberg, Carlo Rovelli argues that Anaximander was the world’s first scientist. He doesn’t spend much time on the fragment or the apeiron. He is more interested in the idea that the Earth floats ...

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