... Aristarchus to the sphere of the fixed stars would contain a number of grains of sand less than 10,000,000 units of the eighth order of numbers [or 10M+? = 10°]. For, by hypothesis, (earth) : (' universe ') = (' universe ') : (sphere of fixed stars)....
The Works of Archimedes - Page 232
by Archimedes - 1897 - 326 pages
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