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The Discovery Of Uranus Research Paper

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The Discovery of Uranus

illiam Herschel discover the planet Uranus is 1781. He was greatly interested in the universe and seeing what no one else could see. He was intrigued by the human eye calling it the “most extraordinary organ.” (Schaffer, S 1981) As his curiosity and knowledge began to grow bigger and bigger he began to search further and further. He made a new telescope that could see things further and react to light differently. He then was able to discover that there was in fact another planet in our growing solar system, Uranus.

Herschel began questioning the universe and the size of it and what was in it. He started by charting the stars and
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