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Issue: 037, 09/07/28 p. 588, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Astronomy), Para 6
Category: Astronomy   Philosophy   Cosmology   
Topic: The Universe in a Nut-shell. [Belief of Newton dismissed, that, if compressed, the universe could be "brought into a globular space of only one inch in diameter"]
Person: NEWTON, Sir Isaac   

Issue: 041, 06/08/28 p. 652, Section: Popular Science
Heading: Non-Animated Nature. (Astronomy), Para 6
Category: Astronomy   Cosmology   
Topic: An Astronomer`s Dream. [Kepler`s hypothesis that the planets are large animals swimming round the sun, and Lucretius` description of planets as the "flaming walls of the world"]
Source: Kepler`s Somnium Astronomicum   

Issue: 057, 26/11/28 p. 908, Section: Popular Literature
Heading: Scholastic, Para 10
Category: Astronomy   Cosmology   
Topic: The Sun, Stars, and Planets. [The earth might not be the centre of creation but a "little silly excrescence, or superfluous tumour of the elements, if not a gangrene in nature"]
Source: Isidore: apud Miscellanea Curiosa   

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Issue: 091, 22/07/29 p. 456
Heading: Timbuctoo
Category: Astronomy   Cosmology   Poetry   
Title: Timbuctoo: a Poem, which obtained the Chancellor`s Medal at the Cambridge Commencement
Author: TENNYSON, A.   
Attribution: Of Trinity College, Cambridge

Issue: 110, 02/12/29 p. 751-753
Heading: Natural History
Category: Natural History   Philosophy Of Science   Literature   Mineralogy   Geology   Cosmology   
Title: The British Naturalist
Author: ANON   
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