Johannes Kepler

1571–1630
Civilization: European — Germany
   Field of Renown:  science — Astronomy
Era:  Rise of France

Proposed Heliocentric theory after studying measurements of Tycho Brahe.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Our Planet's Movement in Space  in  The Wonders of Scientific Discovery  by  Charles R. Gibson
Johann Kepler  in  Stories of the Great Scientists  by  Charles R. Gibson
Kepler and the Pathways of the Planet  in  Children's Stories of the Great Scientists  by  Henrietta Christian Wright