Sir Frederick William Herschel


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Noun1.Sir Frederick William Herschel - English astronomer (born in Germany) who discovered infrared light and who catalogued the stars and discovered the planet Uranus (1738-1822)Sir Frederick William Herschel - English astronomer (born in Germany) who discovered infrared light and who catalogued the stars and discovered the planet Uranus (1738-1822)
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Experts constructed a working model of a 20ft rotating telescope designed by astronomer Sir Frederick William Herschel in the late 18th century.