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Newton substantiated Kepler’s Laws of Motion

Isaac Newton English physicist, mathematician, astronomer, inventor, philosopher and alchemist. A man of profound genius, he is widely regarded as the most influential scientist in history. He is associated with the scientific revolution and the advancement of heliocentrism. Among his scientific accomplishments, Newton wrote the Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica, wherein he described universal gravitation and,… More Newton substantiated Kepler’s Laws of Motion


New Horizons spacecraft to study Pluto

According to Wikipedia… New Horizons is a NASA unmanned spacecraft designed to fly by Pluto and its moons (including Charon) and transmit images and data back to Earth. Mission planners hope that NASA will approve plans to continue the mission with a fly-by of a Kuiper Belt Object and return further data. A consortium of… More New Horizons spacecraft to study Pluto


Swedish chemist S. Arrhenius was the first to speculate on the “greenhouse effect” in 1897

According to Wikipedia … Global warming is the observed increase in the average temperature of the Earth’s atmosphere and oceans in recent decades. The Earth’s average near-surface atmospheric temperature rose 0.6 ± 0.2 degree Celsius (1.1 ± 0.4 degree Fahrenheit) in the 20th century [1]. A widespread scientific opinion on climate change is that “most… More Swedish chemist S. Arrhenius was the first to speculate on the “greenhouse effect” in 1897


Hubble’s Law

According to Wikipedia … The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) is a telescope in orbit around the Earth, named after astronomer Edwin Hubble for his discovery of galaxies outside the Milky Way and his creation of Hubble’s Law, which calculates the rate at which the universe is expanding. Its position outside the Earth’s atmosphere allows it… More Hubble’s Law


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