This folder contains all of the images used in the "Aristotle and Ptolemy" lesson. Additionally, each image contains the source and copyright information in the "Description" section.

Aristotle (statue)

by Meredith Beaton
Statue of Aristotle in front of a university building in Freiburg, Germany. License: CC-BY-SA Author: maha-online.

Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/maha-online/64458832/sizes/l/

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Aristotle and Plato

by Meredith Beaton
A detail of "The School of Athens" by Raphael. Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Sanzio_01_Plato_Aristotle.jpg License: Public Domain
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License: CC-BY-SA Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Stageira_(New)_Greece_-_Locator_Map.png
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Ptolemy

by Meredith Beaton
Ptolemy depicted in the 16th Century Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ptolemy_16century.jpg License: Public Domain
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Ptolemy

by Meredith Beaton
Ptolemy as depicted by a medieval artist Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ptolemaeus.jpg License: Public Domain
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Ptolemaic Epicycles

by Meredith Beaton
The Basic Ptolemaic Model with Epicycles – a planet rotating around Earth in an epicycle License: Public Domain Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ptolemaic_elements.svg
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Mars' 2003 retrograde. Source: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/allabout/nightsky/images/2003/whereLosAngeles_br.jpg License: Public Domain
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Mars' 2005 retrograde. Source: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/allabout/nightsky/images/2005/whereLosAngeles.jpg License: Public Domain
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Epicycles

by Meredith Beaton
This simulation attempts to demonstrate how epicycles "explain" retrograde motion. The movie is available through the University of Tennessee Astronomy Department.
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