Jason Shilling Kendall: Citizen Astronomer

William Paterson University
Amateur Astronomers Association of New York
Hunter College

Introductory Astronomy Lecture Series
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Astronomy Lesson 7: Why did we once think Earth was at the center?

Wherein we further discuss the Aristotle's arguments for a stationary Earth, and the construction of Ptolemy's Geocentric Model that ruled the roost for almost 2000 years, until it was dethroned in 1610.






William Paterson University Department of Physics American Astronomical Society Amateur Astronomers Association of New York Astronomical Society of the Pacific