Astronomy and Space


What was the music of the spheres?

Inaudible to human beings, the “music of the spheres” is a theoretic harmony or music created by the movements of the planets and heavenly bodies. Its existence was proclaimed by Pythagoras and accepted widely in the Greek world. It was later disproved by scientists.


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