1471687 story Search for Copernicus Over 188 Posted by CowboyNeal on Friday November 04, 2005 @03:23AM from the lost-and-found dept. blamanj writes "Nikolaus Kopernik, aka Copernicus, father of modern heliocentric theory, was buried in Frombork Cathedral (Poland) after he died in 1543. However, the cathedral's tombs were a mess, and it was unclear exactly where he was. Archaeologists now believe they've found his remains, and are planning to do DNA testing to verify. The search began in 2004."