publication date: Sunday, February 8, 2009 (part of Round XXXVIII)

category: Philosophy

clue: From Plato to Alexander, few have deduced the physical and metaphysical elements of life as well.

explanation: Aristotle, student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great, was an ancient philosopher known for his teachings on logic, physics, metaphysics, the elements, and biology. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Richard Slominsky, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Jerry Mathis, Tony Peters, Sarah Kyle, Mihai Rusu, Vicki Moore, and Peter Wilhelm


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