Simon Newcomb

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Noun1.Simon Newcomb - United States astronomer (1835-1909)Simon Newcomb - United States astronomer (1835-1909)
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Professor Simon Newcomb was expounding this to the New York Mathematical Society only a month or so ago.
All that scientists had achieved, from Galileo and Newton to Franklin and Simon Newcomb, helped Bell in a general way, by creat- ing a scientific atmosphere and habit of thought.
Simon Newcomb (1835-1909) was primarily a theoretical astronomer.