Questions tagged [astronomy]

Questions more about celestial bodies themselves than exploration of them.

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What are the contributions of ancient Indian astronomers in mapping of the solar system and galaxies?

In the history of astronomy we usually come up with the name of European astronomers like Kepler and Galileo. Earlier Indian astronomers, for example Aryabhata and Bhaskaracharya, are not usually ...
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Finding Equations for all of the Orbitals of the planets - IB Math IA

I am doing an IA for an IB math course and my topic is "have/will all the planets ever come within a certain degree of each other?" I am starting out by nullifying certain aspects that would make ...