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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

Book

On the Heavens

Aristotle

2016-11-02

So, the stars stay put and the big sky dome moves. Got that. But why do the planets move, Aristotle?

"Planets are fatties. They're trying to lose weight by jogging around the sky."
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Aristotle: On the Heavens.
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