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Adrien Auzout

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Adrien Auzout (28 January 1622 – 23 May 1691) was a French astronomer. [1]

26 relations: Adrien, Aerial telescope, Auzout (crater), François Blondel, Henri Louis Habert de Montmor, Henry Oldenburg, History of the telescope, January 28, Jean Picard, List of astronomers, List of craters on the Moon: A–B, List of Fellows of the Royal Society A, B, C, List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1666, List of French astronomers, List of lay Catholic scientists, List of people with craters of the Moon named after them, Lorenzo Magalotti, May 23, Melchisédech Thévenot, Quaestiones quaedam philosophicae, Richard Towneley, Rouen, Spirit level, 1622, 1622 in science, 1691.

Adrien

Adrien is a given name and surname, and the French spelling for the name Adrian.

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Aerial telescope

An aerial telescope is a type of very long focal length refracting telescope, built in the second half of the 17th century, that did not use a tube.

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Auzout (crater)

Auzout is a lunar impact crater that is located to the southeast of the Mare Crisium, near the eastern limb of the Moon.

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François Blondel

François Blondel (June 1618 – 21 January 1686) was a soldier, engineer of fortifications, mathematician, diplomat, military and civil engineer and architect, called "the Great Blondel", to distinguish him in a dynasty of French architects.

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Henri Louis Habert de Montmor

Henri Louis Habert de Montmor (1600, Paris – 21 January 1679, Paris) was a French scholar and man of letters.

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Henry Oldenburg

Henry Oldenburg (also Henry Oldenbourg) FRS (c. 1619 as Heinrich Oldenburg – 5 September 1677) was a German theologian known as a diplomat, a natural philosopher and as the creator of scientific peer review.

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History of the telescope

The earliest known telescope appeared in 1608 in the Netherlands when an eyeglass maker named Hans Lippershey tried to obtain a patent on one.

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January 28

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Jean Picard

Jean-Félix Picard (21 July 1620 – 12 July 1682) was a French astronomer and priest born in La Flèche, where he studied at the Jesuit Collège Royal Henry-Le-Grand.

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List of astronomers

The following are list of astronomers, astrophysicists and other notable people who have made contributions to the field of astronomy.

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List of craters on the Moon: A–B

The list of approved names in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature maintained by the International Astronomical Union includes the diameter of the crater and the person the crater is named for.

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List of Fellows of the Royal Society A, B, C

About 8,000 Fellows have been elected to the Royal Society of London since its inception in 1660.

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List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1666

This is a list of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in its seventh year, 1666.

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List of French astronomers

The following are list of French astronomers, astrophysicists and other notable French people who have made contributions to the field of astronomy.

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List of lay Catholic scientists

Many Catholics have made significant contributions to the development of science and mathematics from the Middle Ages to today.

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List of people with craters of the Moon named after them

The following is a list of people whose names were given to craters of the Moon. The list of approved names in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature maintained by the International Astronomical Union includes the person the crater is named for.

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Lorenzo Magalotti

Lorenzo Magalotti (24 October 1637 – 2 March 1712) was an Italian philosopher, author, diplomat and poet.

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May 23

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Melchisédech Thévenot

Melchisédech (or Melchisédec) Thévenot (c. 1620 – 29 October 1692) was a French author, scientist, traveler, cartographer, orientalist, inventor, and diplomat.

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Quaestiones quaedam philosophicae

Quaestiones quaedam philosophicae (Certain philosophical questions) is the name given to a set of notes that Isaac Newton kept for himself during his earlier years in Cambridge.

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Richard Towneley

Richard Towneley (10 October 1629 – 22 January 1707) was an English mathematician, natural philosopher and astronomer from Towneley near Burnley, Lancashire.

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Rouen

Rouen (Frankish: Rodomo; Rotomagus, Rothomagus) is a city on the River Seine in the north of France.

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Spirit level

A spirit level, bubble level or simply a level is an instrument designed to indicate whether a surface is horizontal (level) or vertical (plumb).

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1622

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1622 in science

The year 1622 in science and technology involved some significant events.

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1691

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adrien_Auzout

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