Astropoetry Moments for Astronomy History (9): About Copernicus’ System

Feb 12
By Andrei Dorian Gheorghe

If someone would ask me to explain
Copernicus’ heliocentric system,
I would say:

“Watch the planets
and think they (and you, too!)
orbit around a boss
optionally named
Sun, Sol or Helios.”

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