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    Galilei

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    Galileo Galilei, considered one of the greatest geniuses of the Scientific Revolution, strongly supported the Copernican theory of the heliocentric model; that the sun was the center of the universe as opposed to the Earth. During this time, the Roman Catholic Church was a political entity and a powerful military force controlling the way people thought; punishing those who went against the Church’s idea of an Earth centered universe, with heresy, torture, and sometimes death. While many feared the

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    Galileo Galilei

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    Galileo Galilei Galileo was probably the greatest astronomer, mathematician and scientist of his time. In fact his work has been very important in many scientific advances even to this day. Galileo was born in Pisa, Italy on February 15th, 1564. His father, Vincenzo was a music teacher and musician. After his family moved to Florence, Galilei was sent to a monastery to be educated. He was so happy there that he decided to become a monk, but his father wanted him to be a medical doctor and brought

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    Galileo Galilei

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    Galileo Galilei Galileo Galilei was born at Pisa on the 18th of February in 1564. His father, Vincenzo Galilei, belonged to a noble family and had gained some distinction as a musician and a mathematician. At an early age, Galileo manifested his ability to learn both mathematical and mechanical types of things, but his parents, wishing to turn him aside from studies which promised no substantial return, steered him toward some sort of medical profession. But this had no effect on Galileo. During

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    Galileo Galilei

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    Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa Tuscany on February 15th 1564, the oldest son of Vincenzo Galilei. His family moved to Florence in the early 1570s. After few years, he went to the University of Pisa. As he studied, he became famous with mathematics. He was always determined to do his best. He had passion for finding and figuring out problems. Also, he liked to observe what he saw with his own eyes such as nature, and universe. He decided to choose the path with mathematical subjects and philosophy

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    Galileo Galilei

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    Galileo Galilei Galileo was born in Pisa along the Via del Cuore in 1564 to Vincenzo Galileo, a man known for his study of music, and Giuli Ammananti. When Galileo was ten he moved to Florance.1 At eleven young Galileo was sent to Vallombrosa for school. At fifteen Galileo decided to be a monk, but because of his father gave up his ambition. In the late summer of 1581 Galileo entered the University of Pisa and embarked on a course of study in medicine. Studying the Aristotelian system, which states

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    When Galileo Galilei was younger many interesting things happened . Galileo galilei was born in Pisa,Italy ; to Vincenzo Galilei and Giulia Ammannati . As a child Galileo was the eldest of six children yet only four of the names are known because the other 2 children did not survive infancy . Michelangelo was the youngest of the six children. Galileo's full name was Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaiuti da' Galilei. At the age of 8, his family moved to Florence, but he was sent to live with Jacopo Borghini

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    Galileo Galilei

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    was anyone even vaguely important, he was studying to become a doctor. Though, considering his potential, it would not have been a total loss for the scientific community if he had become Doctor Galileo. The truth of the matter is that Galileo Galilei was one of the smartest, most important scientists ever to wonder about the paradox that is our universe. The beginning - the big bang - for Galileo was on February 15th, 1564 in Pisa, Italy. He was a small, stocky baby with tufts of red hair.

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    Galileo Galilei

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    Galileo Galilei is a famous inventor, Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher. As a mathematician he said, " Mathematics is the language in which God had written the universe." (Quotationspage.com). Galileo was a known mathematician. All his accomplishments had to start somewhere. He was born in Pisa, Italy and was the first of the six brother and sisters. Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaiuti de' Galilei is his full name. Galileo invented many inventions such as the first tank, a helicopter

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    Galileo Galilei

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    Galileo Galilei Galileo Galilei was born in the City of Pisa on February 15, 1564. Sir Galileo is the oldest out of his seven siblings (Hightower 10-11). The father of his, is a musician and a wool trader ("Galileo Galilei" par 1-3). As a boy he enjoyed music and painting. He was very intelligent for this age and he constructed mechanical toys for his own merriment (Hightower 10-11). His studies started at a Jesuit Monastery about at age eleven. By the time of age seven-teen he told his father that

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    Throughout history, many people have had good impacts on the lives of others around them. Few men, though, can say that they’ve greatly impacted the entire world in a positive manner. Galileo Galilei is one of these men. Not only did he challenge the ideologies that people had just blindly accepted for years at the time, but he can be seen as one of the (if not the) most central figures of the 17th century scientific revolution. This period contained a number of shocking developments that conflicted

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