Copernicus' Secret: How the Scientific Revolution Began

Copernicus' Secret: How the Scientific Revolution Began

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Nicolaus Copernicus gave the world perhaps the most important scientific insight of the modern age, the theory that the earth and the other planets revolve around the sun. He was also the first to proclaim that the earth rotates on its axis once every twenty-four hours. His theory was truly radical: during his lifetime nearly everyone believed that a perfectly still earth rested in the middle of the cosmos, where all the heavenly bodies revolved around it.

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Publisher: Simon & Schuster (December 04, 2007)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 1.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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