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A scene from the famous astronemer's life in 100 words.

"Do you think it will be best to dedicate this work to the Pope?” asked Nicolas.

“I think yes. This book will be a great shock for the whole society,” answered Anna.

Indeed, even though Nicolas Copernicus mathematically proved the Sun to be the center of the universe, he knew it would cause a great confusion for medieval people.

He was a priest and an astronomer. The one who discovered the Earth orbited the Sun.

He looked at Anna and smiled. Their love was forbidden. His work “De revolutionibus orbium” prohibited even more. These were two things he lived for.

Submitted: December 24, 2013

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Criss Sole

Interesting :)

Sat, January 11th, 2014 9:26am

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