Laplace went on to write a wide-ranging text explaining the mechanics of the heavens without using miracles.
Secondly, that he was a protg of Laplace, and of the Polignac party, and also an outspoken man.
In mathematics do you look upon Euler, Laplace, or Gauss as fools?
Laplace's nebular hypothesis was proposed by Laplace during the year 1796.
But the American got nearer to Horace than the martyr-philosopher to Laplace.
Some of them, as enumerated by Laplace, are the following:—1.
It could not be overlooked, and accordingly he invited Laplace to come and see him.
Footnote 9: The examiner in mathematics was the great Laplace.
Accordingly he appointed Laplace to be Minister of the Interior.
Nor does it mend matters to say, as Laplace often does say, that it is "easy to see" how one step follows from another.
in scientific phrases, a reference to French astronomer and mathematician Pierre Simon, Marquis de Laplace (1749-1827).