PART 5

PART 5

Published on 18 May 2023
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Transcript
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The Copernican model of the universe sparked an avalanch of ideas from other notable astronomers and scientists. Among them were:
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TYCHO BRAHE
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JOHANNES KEPLER
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GALILEO GALIELI
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ISAAC NEWTON
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The Copernican Revolution was a relatively brief period of dramatic change in human perception in which humans went from thinking about Earth as the fixed center of the universe to realizing that Earth is just one of a number of planets moving around the sun.
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This change in thinking or paradigm shift did not happen overnight and there was no single observation that overturned the Greek model of the universe.
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The Copernican Revolution shows that the progress of Science has many twists and turns and even setbacks.
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It also showed that it can be dangerous to pursue a new and unpopular idea specifically during their time.