Discover videos from around the web relating to Johannnes Kepler’s life, beliefs and his discoveries – Including funny biography video clips, musical tributes, and Carl Sagan’s Kepler section in Cosmos.
The Kepler Story is the first theatre piece ever created about the game-changing astronomical discoveries, the losses suffered, obstacles encountered, and the moving epiphanies of this almost-forgotten scientific genius of the modern world. Immersive theatre, which takes place in planetariums and other fulldome and 3D environments, creates an extraordinarily transformative effect on both the minds […]
Kepler is one of the most admired astronomers who ever lived. In 1615, when Kepler was at the height of his career, his mother Katharina was accused of witchcraft in a Lutheran town in Germany (in-part due to Kepler himself claiming her to be a witch in his book the Somnium). The proceedings led to […]
The early 17th century was a tumultuous time for scientists in Europe. Explore the process that Johannes Kepler undertook when he formulated his three laws of planetary motion. Kepler’s laws were crucial in the understanding of our solar system dynamics. This video presents the story of Johannes Kepler and Tycho Brahe, who worked together at […]
Visit Kepler’s private lab (in the heavens) where she describes that it was her 3 laws of planetary motion which inspired Sir Isacc Newton’s Law of Gravitation and not the falling of an apple. And more…
Watch videos and listen to music inspired by Jo Kepler and his life and works, from Phillip Glass’s “Kepler” opera to ambient harmonies, classical and pop music created as a homage to the great astronomer.
Watch a selection of video clips about Johannes Kepler’s laws of planetary motion. From animated journeys through the new astronomy of maths and celestial physics to serious Havard lectures. Leave comments or suggest your own favorites and more…