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September 8, 2009

Speed. I haz it.

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1252454375 ) Play

If E to F is earth’s orbit and B is Jupiter, this dude used measurements w.r.t E, B, D and C to quantitatively estimate something for the first time. What?

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p.s. D-C is guessable.

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Answer: Ole Rømer, quantitatively measuring  the speed of light!

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