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Annie Jump Cannon - Quotes

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Teaching man his relatively small sphere in the creation, it also encourages him by its lessons of the unity of Nature and shows him that his power of comprehension allies him with the great intelligence over-reaching all.

Teaching man his relatively small sphere in the creation, it also encourages him by its lessons of the unity of Nature and shows him that his power of comprehension allies him with the great intelligence over-reaching all.

Classifying the stars has helped materially in all studies of the structure of the universe. ---->>>

No greater problem is presented to the human mind. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: December 11, 1863
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Die: 04-13, 1941
Occupation: Scientist
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Annie Jump Cannon (December 11, 1863 – April 13, 1941) was an American astronomer whose cataloging work was instrumental in the development of contemporary stellar classification. With Edward C. Pickering, she is credited with the creation of the Harvard Classification Scheme, which was the first serious attempt to organize and classify stars based on their temperatures and spectral types (wikipedia)