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The plaque gives a labelled diagrammatic representation of the clock.
There is some good detailed information at web site:es.rice.edu/ES/humsoc/Ga...
Born Ghent. Scientist (mathematics, astronomy, meteorology, anthropology, s...
Born Luxembourg. Botanist, orchid specialist, explored central and south Ame...
Geographer. Born Flanders, son of a poor cobbler. "Mercator" is the Latin t...
Mad, bad and dangerous to know.
You have nothing to lose but your chains!
Nurse who helped soldiers escape from occupied Belgium during WW1.
Fell in love in Brussels.