Scarce any problem will appear more hard and difficult, than that of determining the distance of the Sun from the Earth very near the truth: but even this... will without much labour be effected.

Edmond Halley


Author Profession: Scientist
Nationality: English
Born: October 29, 1656
Died: January 14, 1742


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