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Tycho Brahe Wasn’t Poisoned
2012-11-15 22:24:07

Scientists have determined that the 16th-Century Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe most likely was not poisoned after all.


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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Tycho Brahe -- Tycho Brahe (December 14, 1546 - October 24, 1601) was a Danish astronomer. He had Uraniborg built; which become an early "research institute". For purposes of publication, Tycho owned a printing press and paper mill. His best known assistant was Kepler. Tycho realized that progress in the science of astronomy could be achieved, not by occasional haphazard observations, but only by systematic and rigorous observation, night after night, and by using instruments of the...

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