Everyone’s aware of the invaluable treasures of the ancient Greek culture, philosophy and literature. Not many people, however, think of ancient Greeks as experimentalists and engineers. In this talk Professor Alan Davies presents a number of fascinating practical presentations of the experiments pioneered by ancient Greeks. This will include presentation of the most important Greek discoveries from such thinkers as Thales, Pythagoras, Euclid, Archimedes and others. For more high quality videos visit The Royal Institution website and the links below.