Enlightenment influences : nicolaus copernicus copernicus' influence on future science nicoulaus copernicus has had many influences on modern day science. Nicolaus copernicus was born in thorn, poland on february 19, 1473 he was the son of a wealthy merchant after his father's death, he was raised by his mother's brother, a bishop in the catholic church. Nicolaus copernicus is the latin version of the nicolaus koppernigk then when some conclusion must be drawn or contribution made to the science and. He removed earth from the center of universe to an ordinary planet for more than 1500 years people believed that the earth is the center of universecopernicus changed thatchurch was not willing to accept this and he have to suffer. Copernicus used early trigonometry to show that the observations of the movements of the planets in the sky are most easily explained by assuming that the earth and other planets orbited around the sun he published this in 1543 in poland copernicus also made contributions to mathematics. Nicolaus copernicus his amazing contribution to society during the scientific revolution is still being commended around the world today.
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Nicolaus copernicus was a renaissance mathematician and astronomer he was the first to formulate a comprehensive heliocentric cosmology with the sun, instead of the earth, as the center of the universe the distance of the planets from the sun was in direct relationship to the size of their orbits. On february 19, 1473, nicolaus copernicus is born in torun, a city in north-central poland on the vistula river the father of modern astronomy, he was the first modern european scientist to propose that earth and other planets revolve around the. What were the achievements of nicolas copernicus a: this major event in the history of science began the copernican revolution and fueled the scientific. Copernicus became interested in astronomy and published an early description of his heliocentric model of the and the scientific revolution would have been born.
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