Photos of Copernicus

Photos? Of a guy who died in 1543? It's a brave new world, I tell you. Last week, archaeologists positively identified the skeleton of astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus. And using some fancypants technological wizardry, they have reconstructed his face:

Looks pretty scrappy. But then you'd have to be to come up with heliocentrism and put up with all that Church oppression. Thanks to MN for the link. Photo via Globe & Mail.