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Extraordinary Islamic astronomy by 9th century Syrian astronomer Al- Battani. Through his observations from earlier Greek texts which stated that the earth was at the center of the universe as he began to question the theory more and more. He then managed to calculate the number of days in a year... More

2013-07-21

Added Jul 21, 2013  

Channel Science & Technology

Duration 4:12   |   views 2637


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