This category lists pages and sites about the life of Polish astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543), best known for arguing that the sun -- not the earth -- was the center of the universe.
Copernicus: Polish Cleric and Astronomer
[ Kids/Teens ] Short biography of the man behind the heliocentric theory.
[ Kids/Teens ] Short biography and sketch from PBS.
The Scientists: Nicolas Copernicus.
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Short biographical article includes links to articles on related topics.
Starchild: Nicolaus Copernicus
[ Kids/Teens ] Introduces the father of modern astronomy.
Windows to the Universe: Nicholas Copernicus
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Three short biographies geared toward beginning, intermediate and advanced readers. Includes links to related articles.
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