Nicolaus Copernicus' 540th Birthday
Nicolaus Copernicus is one of the most famous astronomers in history. As a man of the Renaissance, his life and work were never focused on just one discipline. However, a secret relationship also led
By publishing his evidence that Earth orbits the sun, Nicolaus Copernicus relegated our planet’s status from center of the universe to just another planet. In doing so, he began the scientific revolution.
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celebrating the live and legacy of “Nicolaus Copernicus” he was the Astronomer who first came up with the theory that the earth moves around the sun, and not the sun around the earth!
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Armillary Sphere Representing the Structure of the Solar Sistem According to Nicolaus Copernicus's Heliocentric Theory , Second half of 17th century
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Standing On the Shoulders of Giants
Astronomer Copernicus, or Conversations with God, by Matejko. In background: Frombork Cathedral.
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Nicolaus Copernicus, 1543, and Johannes Kepler, 1630, Astronomers