Are you essentially saying that it’s impossible to know the accuracy of the geocentric mannequin, given that it was deprecated with tables made using Kepler’s laws? In truth, I’m not even in search of comparisons between the two, simply whether or not geocentric model was of any use at all, and how exact it was when used. Either method an fascinating learn, so thank you for writing it Dave. Of course, the heliocentric model is way easier and has fewer unbiased variables, however you can model absolutely anything when you remove the assumptions which lead us to the heliocentric model in the first place.
He used his considerable powers of persuasion to persuade Queen Isabella (who was clueless in these issues) to fund his voyage. If the Americas did not have the great luck to exist, he and his whole crew would have died of thirst and disappeared without a … Read More