Copernicus — The Science Geek

In this post I’ll talk about Nicolas Copernicus (1473 – 1543) and the heliocentric theory. The move away from the prevailing Earth-centred theory of the Universe to the heliocentric theory represents one of the greatest advances in astronomy ever made. Nicolas Copernicus – Image from Wikimedia Commons Background – the need for a better theory […]

via Copernicus — The Science Geek

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