Arthur Eddington

(1882—1944) theoretical physicist and astrophysicist

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Sir Arthur Eddington (Fig. 1) was one of the most important astrophysicists of the early 20th century. Amongst his wide-ranging achievements, he was the first astronomer to build detailed ...

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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