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Johannes Kepler's Solar System: Three Laws Of Planetary Motion

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Johannes Kepler was an astronomer born in 1571. His research played a maor role in discovering how the our solar system is composed and functions. Kepler developed three laws of planetary motion. The first law explains that the solar system is heliocentric, or sun centered. This law says that the planets orbit the sun in a eliptical manner. He was able to conclude this through his observations and mathematic ability. Kepler's second law explains the suns motion relative to the orbiting planets. The planets are orbiting the sun in an elipitcal manner; Kepler figured out that in a given time of movement, a line drawn through the sun and the planet will cover the same area of the elipses as one another. The third law is about planets' orbital
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