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Astronomers and Cosmologists

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  • Guillermo Haro Barraza (1913 - 1988)
    Guillermo Haro (21 de marzo de 1913 - 26 de abril de 1988) nació en Ciudad de México, donde creció en tiempos de la Revolución mexicana. Estudió filosofía en la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México ...
  • Georges Henri Joseph Edouard Lemaître (1894 - 1966)
    Wikipedia Biographical Summary:==Monseigneur Georges Henri Joseph Édouard Lemaître, (17 July 1894 – 20 June 1966) was a Belgian Roman Catholic priest, astronomer and professor of physics at the French ...
  • Reverend Johann Jacob Zimmerman (1642 - 1693)
    Johann Jacob Zimmermann was a German nonconformist theologian, millenarian, mathematician, and astronomer.An astronomer and astrologer, Zimmerman produced one of the first Equidistant Conic Projection ...
  • Nicolaus Copernicus, Jr. (1473 - 1543)
    Nicolaus Copernicus (Polish: Mikołaj Kopernik; German: Nikolaus Kopernikus) was a Polish Renaissance mathematician and astronomer, of a Prussian descent, who formulated a model of the universe that pla...
  • Alhazen (c.965 - c.1040)
    ū ʿAlī al-Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham (Arabic: أبو علي، الحسن بن الحسن بن الهيثم‎‎; Persian: بوعلی محمد بن حسن بن هیثم‎‎ c. 965 – c. 1040 ce), also known by the Latinization Alhazen or Alhacen, w...

Astronomers and Cosmologists

An astronomer is a scientist in the field of astronomy who studies stars, planets, moons, comets, and galaxies, as well as many other celestial objects. A related but distinct subject, cosmology, is concerned with studying the universe as a whole. An astronomer researches the world beyond earth.

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