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The Founders of Modern Astronomy

The Englishman William Herschel often gets the credit, but his sister Caroline was also a pioneer astronomer.
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In the late 1700s, the English astronomer William Herschel made systematic and methodical observations of the night sky that would forever change the way the world sees the heavens. But as this video extra shows, behind all Herschel's discoveries, including that of the planet Uranus, stood his sister and collaborator Caroline.

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