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Facts About Christiaan Huygens

Christiaan Huygens was the leading figure of the Golden Age of Dutch science in the 17th century, making contributions in many fields. Christiaan Huygens (1629-1695) was, after Isaac Newton, the greatest scientist of the 1600s. Huygens was born to a wealthy Dutch family in The Hague, in Holland. He studied law at the University of…
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