International Journal of Academic Research and Development

International Journal of Academic Research and Development


International Journal of Academic Research and Development
International Journal of Academic Research and Development
Vol. 2, Issue 5 (2017)

Historical Perspective of the theory of planetary motion


Gagandeep Aulakh

The ideas which contributed towards transformation from Geocentric to Heliocentric theory are discussed. Major Contributions in this field were made by Copernicus, Kepler, and Galileo. All of them worked independently to formulate a mathematical model which provided a sound logic to the heliocentric theory. The social setup at that time which posed a serious threat to their ideas and challenges they had to face from irrational religious beliefs were seen.
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Gagandeep Aulakh. Historical Perspective of the theory of planetary motion. International Journal of Academic Research and Development, Volume 2, Issue 5, 2017, Pages 155-158
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