Sentence Examples


  • C. Watson's Theoretical Astronomy is the most complete in the English language.
  • In 1844 he was elected ordinary professor of higher mechanics and astronomy, a position which he held till his death on the 26th of September 1868.
  • Ball, Spherical Astronomy, p. 303.
  • Yet he found time, amid these multifarious occupations, to elaborate an entirely new system of astronomy, by the adoption of which man's outlook on the universe was fundamentally changed.
  • Berry, A Short History of Astronomy, p. 200; R.