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As the Kepler Telescope is launched to find whether there's any more evidence of whether or not we're alone in the universe, Blogger Alasdair Stuart pays tribute the 18th century astronomer whose simple idea helped inspire the scientific rationale behind the mission.

Kepler and Goodricke in the World of Tomorrow

This is a personal article by Alasdair Stuart, one of our new bloggers - read more about our volunteer contributors on this dedicated page .