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Table of Astronomy, from Cyclopaedia: or, An Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Volume 1, p 164, London, 1728


History of astronomy - Arabic astrolab from 1208 AD.


Journal for the History of Astronomy


tars spinning around the galactic centers are moving at the same speed as the stars on the very edge of the galaxy,it doesn't make sense! No Actual Dark Matter Yet! #MajesticVision

History of astronomy - "El Caracol" observatory temple at Chichen Itza, Mexico.

History of astronomy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


The Cambridge Illustrated History of Astronomy

History of astronomy - Galileo Galilei (1564–1642) crafted his own telescope and discovered that our Moon had craters, that Jupiter had moons, that the Sun had spots, and that Venus had phases like our Moon.

The Nebra sky disk is a bronze disk of around 30 cm diameter, with a blue-green patina and inlaid with gold sun, moon and stars. The disk was found near Nebra, Germany, and dated to c. 1600 BC. Its style is unlike any known artistic object from its period.

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The History of Astronomy