Sunday, March 15, 2009

Harriot- Not Galileo Was the First to Observe the Moon!

Get this bit of trivia..

Galileo was not the first man to view the Moon through a Telescope.  According to the Sussex Record Office, a Thomas Harriot drew images of the Moon several months earlier than what Galileo did.

Ref.:  National Space Society Blog (March 15, 2009) (

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