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Born Wednesday 19 February 1473, died Monday 24 May 1543

Occupation: Scientist

Nationality: Polish

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In so many and such important ways, then, do the planets bear witness to the earth's mobility.

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At rest, however, in the middle of everything is the sun.

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Of all things visible, the highest is the heaven of the fixed stars.

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Words: earth, together, surrounding, waters, must, fact, shape, shadow, reveals, eclipses, moon, arc, perfect, circle

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Pouring forth its seas everywhere, then, the ocean envelops the earth and fills its deeper chasms.

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The earth also is spherical, since it presses upon its center from every direction.

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First of all, we must note that the universe is spherical.

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Words: therefore, course, work, followed, plan, describe, first, book, all, positions, orbits, together, movements, ascribe, earth, order, might, contain, general, scheme, universe

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