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Galileo Galilei, when the world stood still

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Published by Springer in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Galilei, Galileo, -- 1564-1642,
  • Astronomers -- Italy -- Biography,
  • Religion and science -- Italy -- History -- 17th century,
  • Italy -- Intellectual life -- 1559-1789

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-217) and index

    StatementAtle Næss ; [translator, James Anderson]
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB36.G2 N2413 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 221 p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17148839M
    ISBN 103540219617
    LC Control Number2004114622


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Galileo agreed not to teach the heresy anymore and spent the rest of his life under house arrest. It took more than years for the Church to admit that Galileo was right and to clear his name. Galileo Galilei portrait by Justus Sustermans Born () 15 February Pisa, Duchy of Florence Died 8 January () (aged 77) Arcetri, Grand Duchy of Tuscany Education University of Pisa Known for Analytical dynamics, heliocentrism, kinematics, observational astronomy Scientific career Fields Astronomy, physics, engineering, natural philosophy, mathematics Alma mater: University of Pisa – (no degree).

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Galileo Galilei (15 February – 8 January ) was an Italian polymath. Galileo was originally going to be a doctor but became a tutor instead.

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Galileo (Galileo Galilei) (găl´Ĭlē´ō; gälēlĕ´ō gälēlĕ´ē), –, great Italian astronomer, mathematician, and his persistent investigation of natural laws he laid foundations for modern experimental science, and by the construction of astronomical telescopes he greatly enlarged humanity's vision and conception of the universe.

Galileo Galilei () is perhaps best known as the first astronomer in Renaissance Europe to observe several of the planets in our solar system with a telescope strong enough to allow him to identify them.

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