## Archimedes and the volume of the ball

Published May 01, 2018

The greatest scientist of the Ancient World - **Archimedes** (circa 287-212 BC) is widely recognized as one of the greatest geniuses in
the history of mankind. His contribution to mathematics is huge, and the name is covered with legends. It was Archimedes who came up with a formula
for determining the area of a triangle along its sides and came very close to the notion of a definite integral, ahead of humanity for almost two millennia...