Some articles on reformed astronomy:
... publication of Riccioli's was his 1665 Astronomia Reformata (Reformed Astronomy)—another large volume, although only half the length of the New Almagest ... The contents of the two significantly overlap the Reformed Astronomy might be thought of as a condensed and updated version of the New Almagest ... The Reformed Astronomy contains an extensive report on the changing appearance of Saturn ...
Famous quotes containing the words astronomy and/or reformed:
“It is noticed, that the consideration of the great periods and spaces of astronomy induces a dignity of mind, and an indifference to death.”
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