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JOHANNES KEPLER
JOHANNES KEPLER
Germany (1571 - 1630)
Johannes Kepler was a German mathematician, astronomer and astrologer, and key figure in the 17th century astronomical revolution. He is best known for his eponymous laws of planetary motion, codified by later astronomers based on his works Astronomia nova, Harmonices Mundi, and Epitome of Copernican Astronomy.
 

Panoramic visuals and engaging interviews make 400 Years of the Telescope the must-see documentary of the International Year of Astronomy in 2009. Don't miss this landmark documentary on a PBS station in your area.

 

 

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