By: Megan Wooten
"Kepler's planetary motion revolution"
3 Laws of Planetary Motion
Planets travel on elliptical paths
Invisible line connecting sun to a planet covered on equal amount of area over the same amount of time
The time planets take to orbit the sun is connected to their distance from the sun
How do we use that discovery today?
-It marked a key step in the revolution of science.
-Astrobiologist and Astrinimers use this in their studies.
Other Facts about him
-He is German-First studied to become a Lutheran minister at University of Tubingen
-Also studied the work of Copernicus
-Also created glasses for near and farsighted people
-Explained how the telescope works
-Raises in the Greek Geometric Tradition