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Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543)

Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543)

Nicolaus Copernicus was a Polish astronomer who worked on the heliocentric theory of planetary motion and who showed his dissatisfaction toward the Ptolemaic System

A short biography of Nicolaus Copernicus with a picture

A biogrpahy of Nicolaus Copernicus and his theories

Information on his life and work

Info. on the life on Nicolaus Copernicus

The Copernican Model...loads of diagrams on the work of Copernicus (incl. animated ones) and information on his work

A timeline of events that occured after the death of Copernicus, which he influenced

The Copernican System described including diagrams from his work

11 More Nicolaus Copernicus links

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