Saturday, May 15, 2010

Kepler Discovers Harmonice Mundi

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On this day in 1618, Johannes Kepler discovered his harmonic law later published in his five-volume work Harmonice Mundi. Kepler explored analogies between the solar system and the ratios found in musical tones, an extension of what Pythagoras had described as the "harmony of the spheres". Link

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