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A 16th-Century Astronomy Book Featured “Analog Computers” to Calculate the Shape of the Moon, the Position of the Sun, and More

Pop-up book enthusiasts like Ellen Rubin will know what volvelles are; you and I may not, but if you’ve ever moved a paper wheel or slider on a page, you’ve used one. The volvelle first emerged in the medieval era, not as an amusement to liven up children’s books but as a kind of “analog computer” embedded in serious scientific works. “The volvelles make the practical nature of cosmography clear,” writes Katie Taylor at Cambridge’s Whipple Library, which holds a copy of Cosmographia. “Read...
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Fight Talk: Kell Brook, Terence Crawford, Katie Taylor, Terri Harper, Dave Allen

Kell Brook hints at retirement, plus we look at Katie Taylor's options as she considers her next opponent - it's Fight Talk.
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Ruthless Taylor outclasses Gutierrez to retain world titles

Ireland's Katie Taylor serves up a relentless display to score a dominant points win over Spain's Miriam Gutierrez.
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Katie Taylor outclasses Miriam Gutierrez to defend four women's lightweight titles

Ireland's Katie Taylor serves up a relentless display to score a dominant points win over Spain's Miriam Gutierrez.
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No room for complacency on huge night, says Taylor

Katie Taylor says fans are yet to see the best of her as she prepares to defend her world titles on a "significant night" for women's boxing.
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I want girls to do even better than me as that is true legacy - Taylor

Katie Taylor opens up on her hopes for women in boxing as the sport prepares for a landmark night on Saturday.
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Taylor retains world titles after classic Persoon rematch

Ireland's Katie Taylor lands a superb win in a relentless rematch with Delfine Persoon and retains her world lightweight titles.
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Katie Taylor beats Delfine Persoon to retain undisputed world lightweight titles

Ireland's Katie Taylor lands a superb win in a relentless rematch with Delfine Persoon and retains her world lightweight titles.
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Whyte v Povetkin & Taylor v Persoon live on BBC Radio 5 Live

Dillian Whyte's crucial heavyweight bout and Katie Taylor's highly anticipated rematch will be broadcast by BBC Radio 5 Live.
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Katie Taylor to face Delfine Persoon in rematch on 22 August

Undisputed lightweight champion Katie Taylor will face Delfine Persoon in a rematch on 22 August.
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Lowry explains Rio absence: “No Olympic medal can match that”

Shane Lowry and Saudi amateur Saud Al-Sharif pose for the camera ahead of the 2020 Saudi International Shane Lowry has revealed that he pulled out of the 2016 Rio Olympics because his wife was five weeks pregnant at the time.The Open champion admits he got “a lot of stick” for pulling out of the trip to Brazil citing his fears of contracting the mosquito-borne Zika virus.Boxer Kat...
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Leona Maguire seeking more success in 2020

Leona Maguire speaks to Des Cahill at the Sport Ireland Sportswoman of the Year Awards. Photograph Nick Bradshaw Leona Maguire will be keen to add more silverware to her collection when she makes her debut as an LPGA Tour cardholder later this month.The Slieve Russell star will do some warm-up work in Florida before making her first appearance of 2020 in the $2 million Gainbridge...
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Taylor becomes undisputed champion

Ireland's Katie Taylor becomes the undisputed women's lightweight world champion after a controversial majority points decision over Delfine Persoon.
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Ireland's Taylor becomes undisputed champion after controversial win

Ireland's Katie Taylor becomes the undisputed women's lightweight world champion after a controversial majority points decision over Delfine Persoon.
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Katie Taylor undisputed lightweight champion after points win over Delfine Persoon

Ireland's Katie Taylor becomes the undisputed women's lightweight world champion after a controversial majority points decision over Delfine Persoon.
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Katie Taylor becomes undisputed champion

Ireland's Katie Taylor becomes the undisputed women's lightweight world champion after a controversial majority points decision over Delfine Persoon.
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'People say I have no chance - for me it's 50-50' - policewoman out to stop Taylor

Delfine Persoon suggests she has a 50-50 chance of beating Katie Taylor - despite having to balance preparations with the demands of her job as a police officer.
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'This might just be the women's boxing match we have waited for'

Delfine Persoon suggests she has a 50-50 chance of beating Katie Taylor - despite having to balance preparations with the demands of her job as a police officer.
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Katie Taylor v Delfine Persoon: 'This might just be the women's boxing match we have waited for'

Delfine Persoon suggests she has a 50-50 chance of beating Katie Taylor - despite having to balance preparations with the demands of her job as a police officer.
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Delfine Persoon: 'Katie Taylor has everything to lose'

All the female world lightweight titles will be on the line June 1, when Delfine Persoon and Katie Taylor fight for undisputed glory. Here, SN interviews Persoon before the biggest fight of her life.
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Katie Taylor: Lightweight world champion to fight Delfine Persoon in unification bout

Ireland's Katie Taylor will have the chance to become undisputed lightweight world champion when she fights Delfine Persoon in New York in June.
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Katie Taylor: Irish lightweight stops Rose Volante to set up unification bout

Undefeated Irish lightweight Katie Taylor wins a third world title belt with a ninth-round stoppage of Rose Volante in Philadelphia.
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Katie Taylor: Irish fighter's focus solely on Volante

Katie Taylor is determined to avoid complacency in Friday night's world title unification fight against Rose Volante in Philadelphia.
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Katie Taylor's next stop could be undisputed title fight on Anthony Joshua card

Eddie Hearn says he wants Katie Taylor on the June 1 Anthony Joshua-Jarrell Miller card, fighting for the crown of undisputed lightweight champion. But first, Taylor must get past Rose Volante on Friday night.
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Katie Taylor: $1m Serrano super-fight more important than home contest

Katie Taylor is willing to give up on her dream of ever boxing in Ireland to pursue a super-fight which could net her a first $1m purse.
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Undefeated WBA and IBF female lightweight champion Katie Taylor set for March unification bout

Undefeated Irish lightweight Katie Taylor will hope to claim a third belt when she takes on WBO champion Rose Volante in March.
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Katie Taylor beats Eva Wahlstrom to defend world titles in New York

Ireland's Katie Taylor wins every round to inflict a first career defeat on Eva Wahlstrom and defend her world titles at Madison Square Garden in New York.
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Brilliant Taylor outclasses Wahlstrom to defend world titles

Ireland's Katie Taylor wins every round to inflict a first career defeat on Eva Wahlstrom and defend her world titles at Madison Square Garden in New York.
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Katie Taylor: Irish star to face Finn Eva Wahlstrom at Madison Square Garden

Katie Taylor will defend her IBF and WBA titles against Finland's Eva Wahlstrom in New York's Madison Square Garden on 15 December.
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Katie Taylor to face Eva Wahlstrom at Madison Square Garden

Katie Taylor will defend her IBF and WBA titles against Finland's Eva Wahlstrom in New York's Madison Square Garden on 15 December.
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