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Galileo’s Moon Drawings, the First Realistic Depictions of the Moon in History (1609-1610)

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Galileo Galilei did not invent the telescope. But Galileo was a very early adopter, and improver, of the instrument. In 1609, he made the drawings above 'from life,' the very first realistic renderings of the Moon (now housed at the Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale in Florence)

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Catherine the Great

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The best Catherine the Great reference on the web. The story of Catherine the Great, from her childhood as a German princess to her rise to power as Empress of all the Russias.

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Isaac Newton’s Personal Notebooks Go Digital

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The largest collection of Isaac Newton's papers has gone digital, committing to open-access posterity the works of history's greatest scientist.

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Isaac Newton's Prophecy of the Antichrist and Apocalypse Full Documentary - YouTube

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Gallery For Nicolaus Copernicus Model Of The Solar System

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nicolaus copernicus model of the solar system

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Copernicus and the Scientific Revolution - Past is Present (2011)

The observations of a 14th century Polish monk sparked the Scientific Revolution and profoundly altered the trajectory of humankind. The Webb Telescope (sche...
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The Scientific Revolution - AP EURO

For those in my AP European History class or for others out there who are stumbled upon this area of study. This is a basic outline of the main points of the...
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