Online article on Kepler at 'brain pickings'

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This was a good read. Left me thinking on how brilliant the man was and how challenging his times were.

There are also some links to beautiful astro art prints

"How Kepler Invented Science Fiction and Defended His Mother in a Witchcraft Trial While Revolutionizing Our Understanding of the Universe"

https://www.brainpickings.org/2019/12/2 ... 6hspH-PZa4
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That is an extremely beautiful piece. Thank you very much.
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Very nice read, I do remember about his Mom, but never heard of the other things in that article, Thanks
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Very interesting article. Actually I had never heard anything about his mother. He certainly was instrumental in working out the planetary motions, a task many of us have replicated in Physics' courses over the years.
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