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Astronomy Cast

Wizzard Media

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Science & Medicine 41
Natural Sciences 11

Astronomy Cast brings you a weekly fact-based journey through the cosmos.

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Ep. 185: History of Astronomy, Part 3: The Renaissance

April 12th, 2010

Episode 217 of 478 episodes

Now we reach time with names that many of you will be familiar: Galileo, Kepler, Copernicus. This is an age when the biggest names in astronomy used the best tools of their time to completely rearrange their understanding of the Universe, putting the Earth where it belonged - merely orbiting the Sun, and not the center of everything.

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