Aristarchusof Samos


Aristarchusof Samos
Aristarchus of Sa·mos (sāʹmŏs', sămʹōs', säʹmôs), fl. 270B.C.
Greek astronomer who was among the first to propose that the sun is the center of the universe and that the earth moves around the sun.

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Universalium. 2010.


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