Today in 1846 John Couch Adams, son of a Cornish tenant farmer, read a paper to the Royal Astronomical Society, which said that the irregularities of Uranus were caused by a more distant planet. 628 more words
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Finally, a second installment in one of the many threads I’ve started!
To remind you all, the premise of this series of threads comes from a quote by Igor Stravinsky: “Good composers borrow. 702 more words