“when Kepler Found His Long-cherished Belief Did Not Agree with the Most Precise Observation, He Accepted the Uncomfortable Fact. He Preferred the Hard Truth to His Dearest Illusions, That is the Heart of Science.” -carl Sagan [3840×2160]

“when Kepler Found His Long-cherished Belief Did Not Agree with the Most Precise Observation, He Accepted the Uncomfortable Fact. He Preferred the Hard Truth to His Dearest Illusions, That is the Heart of Science.” -carl Sagan [3840×2160]
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  • Posted: October 15, 2018 10:15

    alexx1993

    Does anyone know what his long cherished belief was? And how he was proved wrong?
  • Posted: October 15, 2018 10:15

    Lame-Duck

    I really need to read some Sagan soon. Any recommendations?
  • Posted: October 15, 2018 10:15

    vinzago

    To be fair, he fought it for a very long time, and it nearly drove him insane. ​
  • Posted: October 15, 2018 10:15

    hakube

    I miss Carl and his apple pies...