Supermoon 2019: Biggest Full Moon of the year coincides with THIS astronomer's birthday

Express.co.uk | 2/19/2019 | Staff
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Today, Copernicus’ work on the night skies is credited for placing the Sun firmly at the centre of our solar system, and not the Earth.

The coincidental date of the Supermoon falling on Copernicus’ birthday is fitting, considering the astronomer was first recognised for his contributions to science 40 years after his death in 1543.

But there is...
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