Category Archives: Europe

Distribution list

Mani (India) Antonieta Garcia (Chile) DIVYADARSHAN D.PUROHIT (INDIA) Lynnette Foster (South Africa) Musso Sebastián (Argentina) ALESSANDRO MARTINS (BRAZIL) Chuck (USA) Cassius A. M. de Melo (Brazil) Juan Camilo Buitrago Casas (Colombia) Rebecca Carvalho (India) Saeed Sadeghi Mehr (Iran) Cecilia Scorza (Germany) OAD (South Africa) Pedro Russo (The Netherlands) Lina Canas (Portugal) Felipe Robaina Bressiani (Brazil) […]

Overview of the project

Project title: Astronomical measurements in Ancient Greece for students Project leader: Dr. Athanasios Taramopoulos Please follow the project here! Although it is not widely known to students and the public, the ancient Greek philosophers had made a number of accurate astronomical measurements and created successful models in an effort to describe the wonders of the […]

Letters from the children

The following are letters from the children involved in the project: This project is a fantastic experience because you can learn a lot of things. Such as we learn about astronomy and how ancient Greeks measured the size of the Earth. We learned about telescopes and observed the Sun, the Moon and Saturn. I like […]

Events links

Follow the various events of the project here: Spring Equinox 2013: Measuring the size of the Earth Morning observations: Observing solar sunspots Evening observations: Observing Saturn Spreading the word: Presenting to our school Spreading the word: Presenting to Draviskos High School Spreading the word: Presenting to Nea Zichni High School Summer Solstice 2013: Measuring the […]