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A statue in honor of the celebrated astronomer Olbers has been erected in a public square at Bremen.
On March 28th, 1802, Olbers discovered a new seventh magnitude star, which turned out to be a planet resembling Ceres.History of Astronomy|George Forbes
Olbers's explosion theory, long accepted by astronomers, has been proven open to fatal objections.A History of Science, Volume 3(of 5)|Henry Smith Williams
But in the department of meteoric astronomy, a similar honor must now be awarded to the late Dr. Olbers.
The velocity on reaching our planet, according to Olbers, would be about six and a half miles.