Galileo Galilei was an Italian astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and
mathematician who played a major role in the scientific revolution of the ...
The forefather of what we know today about motion, mass and astronomy, Galileo
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Dec 18, 2015 ... Galileo is Europe's own global navigation satellite system, providing a highly
accurate, guaranteed global positioning service under civilian ...
Witness Galileo's famous struggle to persuade church authorities of the truth
behind his discoveries about the cosmos.
Mar 31, 2016 ... Galileo, in full Galileo Galilei (born February 15, 1564, Pisa [Italy]—died January
8, 1642, Arcetri, near Florence) Italian natural philosopher, ...
Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) was a pivotal figure in the development of modern
astronomy, both because of his contributions directly to astronomy, and because
A detailed commentary on the events leading up to and including the 1633 trial of
Galileo Galilei for his support of Copernican theory.