# Galileo Galilei was born on 15 February, 1594 and consider the “Father of Observatory Astronomy”.
# He was Mathematician, Philosopher, Engineer, Astronomer, Physicist and Italian Polymath. 141 more words
by CJ Uberroth
It is said that during the Roman siege of Syracuse (212-214 BC), the Romans were stalemated by the Syracusans’ complex methods of defense. 1,186 more words
Politics mingles with post-Reformation Europe in Galileo’s Daughter: A Historical Memoir of Science, Faith and Love. The book as written by Dava Sobel offers the reader a baited hook in terms of the close relationship between iconic scientist and Roman Catholic… 437 more words