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Synonyms for Copernicus

Polish astronomer who produced a workable model of the solar system with the sun in the center (1473-1543)

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Orange Business Services is proud to be part of the Airbus Consortium, one of the four groups of companies selected for the Copernicus data and information access service (DIAS) project by the European Space Agency (ESA).
Threatened by religious censure and troubled by self-doubt, Copernicus disallowed publication of his potentially heretical theories until shortly before his death in 1543.
Copernicus in the Cultural Debates of the Renaissance: Reception, Legacy, Transformation
The European Parliament's Committee on Industry (ITRE) approved, on 23 January, the compromise worked out last December with the Council of Ministers on the Copernicus programme.
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Chances are you've heard that Copernicus and other large lunar craters were formed by hypervelocity impacts of cosmic debris--comets and asteroids--that excavated these massive holes.
The play depicts the visit of a young mathematician, Rheticus, to the venerable Nicolaus Copernicus.
A More Perfect Heaven: How Copernicus Revolutionized the Cosmos
Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543) built a mathematical model for the heliocentric theory that Galileo later confirmed by observation through his telescope.
A software company that specialises in the development of intelligent document composition solutions today announced that it has signed a letter of intent with TCP LifeSystems which will see Aia's ITP Document Platform integrated into TCP's Copernicus SS/G modular suite of software.
The study details the identification of the remains, and has also suggested that Copernicus most likely had blue eyes, fair skin, and light hair colour.
When Nicolaus Copernicus found Georg Joachim Rheticus at his door the visit turned into three years of work on De revolutionibus, in which Copernicus proved the earth and planets rotated around the sun.
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NICOLAUS COPERNICUS (1473--1543) Well versed in many fields, including medicine, finance, and optics, Copernicus moved in the highest circles of social, political, and religious standing.