Copernicus Discoveries: Copernicus is most know for his discovery that the Earth revolves around the the never moving Sun. This went against the prior belief that the Earth was the center of the universe and everything revolved around it.
Voyager 1 spacecraft's biggest moments are shown in this chart covering the last 36 years. Voyager 1 is almost 12 billion miles away now! and moving at miles per hour!Voyager 1 will be the first ever object we've sent outside our solar system.
Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier, the "father of modern chemistry, was a French nobleman prominent in the histories of chemistry and biology. He discovered that, although matter may change its form or shape, its mass always remains the same.
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