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By Shaelyn, Elysia and Christina

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  1. 1. en.wikipedia.orgNICOLAUS COPERNICUS By: Elysia, Christina and Shaelyn
  2. 2. R ENAISSANCE EUROPE WITHOUT COPERNICUS?• The Heliocentric Theory Importance• A Starting Point• A Middle Eastern World without these ideas?• How would, even now, the present have been changed?
  3. 3. THE STORY OF COPERNICUS• His life (1473-1543)• Copernicus was a Roman Catholic• His father’s death = his start in education• Teaching in Rome• A New Theory - Wrong or Right?
  4. 4. AN IMPACT ON THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION• Copernican Revolution• His Published Theory: De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium• Heliocentric Theory s-remains-identified.html
  5. 5. HIS EFFECT ON FUTURE GENERATIONS• His Theory• His Impact on Civilization and the Church• Teaching the Next Generation• Creating New Theories
  6. 6. PRIMARY SOURCES• “Little Commentary” – published in 1514• Consisted of very first observations• Only released to close family and friends that he trusted
  7. 7. PRIMARY SOURCES• His Book (Revolutionibus Orbium Celestium) – published in 1543• A Great Example of Historic Ideas.• An important source in the Scientific Revolution• Quote from book
  9. 9. BIBLIOGRAPHYInformation:•http ://••http ://•http ://