Nicholaus Copernicus 540th Birthday

If you hit Google today you’ll note that  their doodle is a rotating model of the Copernican view of the solar system. Pretty cool.

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Copernicus would be 540 years old today. Yes, the heliocentric view of the solar system and really of the Universe is over 500 years old now.

2 thoughts on “Nicholaus Copernicus 540th Birthday

  1. totally cool
    I wonder why Creationists haven’t gone after him as they do with any scientist who challenges religion. I know it sounds absurd but this hasn’t stopped them before/ever.

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