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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicolaus_Copernicus

Nicolaus Copernicus was a Renaissance- and Reformation-era mathematician and astronomer who formulated a model of the universe that placed the Sun ..... turned Protestant, but Copernicus never showed a tendency in that direction.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copernican_heliocentrism

Copernican heliocentrism is the name given to the astronomical model developed by Nicolaus Copernicus and published in 1543. It positioned the Sun near the center of the Universe, motionless, with Earth ...

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Who is nicolaus Copernicus? · Nicolaus Copernicus was born in Torun, Poland on the 19th of February 1473 · Nicolaus died on the 4 May 1543 at the age of 70  ...

www.space.com/15684-nicolaus-copernicus.html

Feb 19, 2013 ... In the early 1500s, when virtually everyone believed Earth was the center of the universe, Polish scientist Nicolaus Copernicus proposed that ...

www.nmspacemuseum.org/halloffame/detail.php?id=123

Nicolaus Copernicus was a Polish astronomer who put forth the theory that the Sun is at rest near the center of the Universe, and that the Earth, spinning on its ...

plato.stanford.edu/entries/copernicus

Nov 30, 2004 ... Nicolaus Copernicus (1473–1543) was a mathematician and ... the sun was stationary in the center of the universe and the earth revolved around it. .... He noted that Ptolemy showed the moon to be at various times twice as ...

www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/big-history-project/big-bang/how-did-big-bang-change/a/nicolaus-copernicus-bh

Read and learn for free about the following article: Nicolaus Copernicus. ... of the Universe and it did not move, Copernicus began to question those ideas. ... In the diagram he showed the outer circle that contained all the fixed stars, much ...

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Jan 24, 2015 ... Earth is at the center of this model of the universe created by ... scientific errors, the project continued, it was Nicolaus Copernicus who took that ...

www.famousscientists.org/nicolaus-copernicus

Lived 1473 to 1543. By publishing his evidence that Earth orbits the sun, Nicolaus Copernicus relegated our planet's status from center of the universe to. ... He had read Regiomontanus, who showed Ptolemy had made errors. • He had  ...