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... constellations, eclipses, seven planets, and twelve signs of the zodiac were also known at that time.' Aryabhata 476–550 CE Aryabhata was the author of the Āryabhatīya and the ... Bahmagupta also calculated the instantaneous motion of a planet, gave correct equations for parallax, and some information related to the computation of eclipses ... Planetary longitudes, heliacal rising and setting of the planets, conjunctions among the planets and stars, solar and lunar eclipses, and the phases of the Moon are among the topics Bhaskara ...
Famous quotes containing the words planets and/or true:
“Why are all these dolls falling out of the sky?
Was there a father?
Or have the planets cut holes in their nets
and let our childhood out,
or are we the dolls themselves,
born but never fed?”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)
“It is a matter of perfect indifference where a thing originated; the only question is: Is it true in and for itself?”
—Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (17701831)