Galilei - interactive biography

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Category:
Education
By:
Evgeny Erohin
Version:
3.0
Released:
2016-04-16
Shared:
2016-04-19
Size:
25.3 MB
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340
Compatibility:
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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Galileo Galilei was an Italian astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician who played a major role in the scientific revolution during the Renaissance. Galileo has been called the "father of observational astronomy", the "father of modern physics", and the "father of science". His contributions to observational astronomy include the telescopic confirmation of the phases of Venus, the discovery of the four largest satellites of Jupiter, and the observation and analysis of sunspots. Galileo also worked in applied science and technology, inventing an improved military compass and other instruments. Galileo's championing of heliocentrism and Copernicanism was controversial within his lifetime, when most subscribed to either geocentrism or the Tychonic system. He met with opposition from astronomers, who doubted heliocentrism due to the absence of an observed stellar parallax. The matter was investigated by the Roman Inquisition in 1615, and they concluded that it could only be supported as a possibility, not as an established fact. Galileo later defended his views in Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems, which appeared to attack Pope Urban VIII and thus alienated him and the Jesuits, who had both supported Galileo up until this point....

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Infomation

Category:
Education
By:
Evgeny Erohin
Version:
3.0
Released:
2016-04-16
Shared:
2016-04-19
Size:
25.3 MB
Download:
340
Compatibility:
Compatibility: Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.