CONSIDER THE HEAVENS

JOHANN KEPLER

GOAL TO FIND MATHEMATICAL HARMONIES IN THE MIND OF THE CREATOR;

JOHANN KEPLER

SUPPORTED COPERNICUS
HELIOCENTRIC, SUN CENTERED, UNIVERSE

JOHANN KEPLER

FORMULATED THREE LAWS OF PLANETARY MOTION

KEPLER'S 1ST LAW

PLANETS ORBIS THE SUN IN AN ELLIPSE; SUN IS ONE OF THE FOCI; EMPTY POINT IN SPACE AS THE OTHER FOCI

KEPLER'S 2ND LAW

AS A PLANET MOVES CLOSER TO THE SUN, IT TRAVELS FASTER; AS IT MOVES FARTHER AWAY, IT SLOWS DOWN

KEPLER'S 3RD LAW

THE TIME IT TAKES A PLANET TO COMPLETE ONE ORBIT IS RELATED TO THE PLANET'S DISTANCE FROM THE SUN

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