Astronomer Copernicus reburied as hero in Poland
Published 05/23/2010, The Dickinson Press
FROMBORK, Poland (AP) — Nicolaus Copernicus, the 16th-century astronomer whose findings were condemned by the Roman Catholic Church as heretical, was reburied by Polish priests as a hero on Saturday, nearly 500 years after he was laid to rest in an unmarked grave.Word count: 930
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