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TYCHO OTTESEN BRAHE
TYCHO OTTESEN BRAHE
Scania, Denmark (1546 - 1601)
Tycho Brahe was a Danish nobleman famed for his accurate and comprehensive astronomical and planetary observations. Hailing from Scania, then part of Denmark, now part of modern-day Sweden, Brahe was well known in his lifetime as an astronomer and alchemist.
 

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Salisbury Journal - December 15, 2009
Stonehenge, UK — A free exhibition and tours of Stonehenge led by experts will mark the end of the International Year of Astronomy this week.

This is Wiltshire - December 15, 2009
Stonehenge, UK — In a fitting finale for the International Year of Astronomy (IYA 2009), astronomers and archaeologists will celebrate the five millennia of astronomical heritage at Stonehenge,

The Times of India - December 15, 2009
Nagpur, INDIA — Raman Science Centre will be conducting 'Snap the vibrant universe', a contest to mark the international year of astronomy, for astrophotography lovers, including students (above 13 years), teachers and individuals.

Pekin Daily Times - December 14, 2009
Pekin, ILLINOIS — Scott Altman and one of his crew members from the STS-125 mission to repair the Hubble space telescope are making appearances in Europe this week on behalf of NASA, according to Scott’s parents, Fred and Sharon Altman.

Barcelona Reporter - December 13, 2009
Barcelona, SPAIN — Most amateur stargazers huddle by the fireplace in December, when the Geminids rain debris above the Earth's atmosphere.

Guardian News - December 13, 2009
London, ENGLAND — I read about the death of Professor Sam Okoye Black Africa's first Ph.D. in Radio Astronomy.

The Times of India - December 13, 2009
GLOBAL — On New Year's eve, look skywards for that ‘once-in-a-Blue-Moon’ feeling.

Breaking art-science divide
The Hindu - December 13, 2009
Bangalore, INDIA — Art and science have always been considered disparate entities. Very different fields operating on distinctly different parameters.

Another 365 Days
Discover Magazine - December 13, 2009
USA — Great news, everyone! The 365 Days of Astronomy citizen podcast will go on for at least another year!

Look Up: What's in the Sky This Week?
DCist - December 13, 2009
Washington, DC — We were tempted to recycle last week's column for this week's, but instead we'll just give you a link and say: Geminids!

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