Galileo Galilei

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Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei was an Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer and philosopher who played a major role in the “Scientific Revolution”In 1630, the Catholic Church censors, allowed to Galileo published a book which discussing the theories of Universe's formation. Although the censors changed the title.

Important achievements

Astronomical model in which the Earth and planets revolve around a relatively stationary Sun at the center of the Solar System.

->improves of telescope->first movement law -> great support for Copernacism->he has been considered the father of "modern science", "father of science" and "father of modern physics."

Inventions

The telescope was one of the most important inventions by Galileo.Galileo made the first telescope. He used it to saw the moon, jupiter and the starts. Thanks to this discovery, Galileo made great improves and advances in astronomy.

Galileo Galilei

Biography

Heliocentrism

The INQUISITION accused Galileo for suspicion of heresy

Hydrostatic balance. Allow to measure the impetus force that fluids apply on the bodies when inmersed

More inventions

Pendulum.physical system which can oscillate under the action of gravity or other physical characteristic

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