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Astronomy Cast

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Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Natural Sciences 11
Science & Medicine 32

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

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Ep. 186: History of Astronomy, Part 4: The Beginning of Modern Astronomy

April 19th, 2010

Episode 218 of 465 episodes

With our proper place in the Universe worked out, and some powerful telescopes to probe the cosmos, astronomers started making some real progress. The next few hundred years was a time of constant refinement, with astronomers discovering new planets, new moons, and developing new theories in astronomy and physics.

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