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Jeans, Sir James Hopwood

Pronunciation: /dʒiːnz/
(1877–1946), English physicist and astronomer. Jeans proposed a theory for the formation of the solar system and was the first to propose that matter is continuously created throughout the universe, one of the tenets of the steady state theory.

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