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Ordering the Heavens: A Visual History of Mapping the Universe

A Heliocentric Cosmos Nicolaus Copernicus. De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium, Libri VI. Nuremberg: Ioh. Petreius, 1543.

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This chart was based on the work of Nicolaus Copernicus an astronomer of the early 16th century and the first to reason that the earth was not in fact the centre of the universe.

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Designer of the week - 22/09/2012 Karol Banach | Karol is an illustrator based in Torun, Poland. As a kid he loved playing with LEGO and drawing cars. Currently he’s on the fourth year of Graphics Design at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun. He comes from a small town where no one understood his drawings, so he had to run away. The Design Blog: facebook | twitter | pinterest | subscribe

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Newest element may be named after Copernicus

copernicus | Nicolaus Copernicus's revolutionary proposal removed mankind from the ...

Nicolaus Copernicus 01 Rectangle Decal

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