Distilled #6: A 17th Century (Interactive!) Astronomy Textbook

Distilled #6: A 17th-Century (Interactive!) Astronomy Textbook

Join Distillations podcast hosts Lisa Berry Drago and Alexis Pedrick as Science History Institute staff members share their favorite objects from our museum, archival, and library collections.

 

This episode highlights a 17th-century edition of Johannes de Sacrobosco’s astronomy textbook, De sphaera mundi (On the Sphere of the World), complete with interactive diagrams.