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The worlds of Galileo

the inside story of NASA"s mission to Jupiter

by Michael Hanlon

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jupiter (Planet),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Galileo Project.,
    • Jupiter probes.,
    • Space flight to Jupiter.,
    • Astronautics -- United States -- History.,
    • Jupiter (Planet) -- Exploration.,
    • Jupiter (Planet) -- Satellites -- Exploration.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-221) and index.

      StatementMichael Hanlon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB661 .H36 2001b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3657033M
      ISBN 100312272200
      LC Control Number2002511524
      OCLC/WorldCa48491349

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      The Trials of Galileo An Opera-Oratorio, copyrighted in , libretto in English by Joe Darion with music by Ezra sioned by Pamela Illott, Executive Producer of Cultural Programming of the CBS Television Network, and first performed on that network in May, under the title The Trials of was modified for staged performance under the new title, Galileo Galilei.   Galileo for Kids by Richard Panchyk – Children will learn how Galileo’s revolutionary discoveries and sometimes controversial theories changed his world and laid the groundwork for modern astronomy and physics. This book will inspire kids to be stargazers and future astronauts or scientists as they discover Galileo’s life and work.

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The Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems (Dialogo sopra i due massimi sistemi del mondo) is a Italian-language book by Galileo Galilei comparing the Copernican system with the traditional Ptolemaic system.

It was translated into Latin as Systema cosmicum (English: Cosmic System) in by Matthias Bernegger. The book was dedicated to Galileo's patron, Ferdinando II de' Medici. The “Galileo affair” continues to fascinate and provoke after years.

It was, in a way, both simple and very complicated. What was simple was its. Galileo’s book, “ Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems,” was written in the form of a fictional dialogue in which the characters discuss, among other scientific things, Copernican heliocentrism.

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Galileo - Galileo - Telescopic discoveries: At this point, however, Galileo’s career took a dramatic turn. In the spring of he heard that in the Netherlands an instrument had been invented that showed distant things as though they were nearby.

By trial and error, he quickly figured out the secret of the invention and made his own three-powered spyglass from lenses for sale in spectacle. "The Worlds of Galileo tells the story of the American space probe that, five years ago, began studying Jupiter and its moons.

The history of the NASA probe, Galileo, and its long space odyssey to the most dramatic corner of the Solar System is an account of a unique journey. : The Worlds of Galileo: A Jovian Odyssey () by Hanlon, Michael and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(7).

Galileo, in full Galileo Galilei, (born FebruPisa [Italy]—died January 8,Arcetri, near Florence), Italian natural philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician who made fundamental contributions to the sciences of motion, astronomy, and strength of materials and to the development of the scientific formulation of (circular) inertia, the law of falling bodies, and.

The Eye of the Lynx: Galileo, His Friends, and the Beginnings of Modern Natural, by David Freedberg. Galileo belonged to the secretive Linxean society, a group of scholarly individuals. This book describes the group and especially their most famous member and his contributions to modern science and natural history.

Get this from a library. The worlds of Galileo: the inside story of NASA's mission to Jupiter. [Michael Hanlon] -- Describes the history of the Galileo space probe's mission and its. (Contains spoilers) In a very catchy manner, the book tells Galileo’s life story, covering major events starting from his childhood.

In addition to his scientific findings, the book also briefly covers Galileo’s personal life. Galileo had a passion for astronomy and physics and supported the work of Copernicus/5(55). Galileo's aura was closer to those in that room than it had ever been before, thanks to that book.

And that really made an impact on people -- on me, as well -- and fascinated them. Galileo worked on the Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems intermittently over a period of five years, from to His labor encountered frequent interruptions, first in the form of persistent ill health and then by his temporary appointment to the ruling council of Tuscany under Cosimo II's son Ferdinand, but he persevered.

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Reviews: 1. Galileo's book, Dialogue on the Two Chief World Systems, Ptolemaic and Copernican, comes alive for twentieth-century readers thanks to Maurice Finocchiaro's brilliant new translation and ned by the Inquisition for its heretical proposition that the earth revolves around the sun, Galileo's masterpiece takes the form of a debate, divided into four "days," among three.

About the Book. Galileo's book, Dialogue on the Two Chief World Systems, Ptolemaic and Copernican, comes alive for twentieth-century readers thanks to Maurice Finocchiaro's brilliant new translation and ned by the Inquisition for its heretical proposition that the earth revolves around the sun, Galileo's masterpiece takes the form of a debate, divided into four .Get Books The Many Lives of Galileo is a Marxist study of the development of Bertolt Brecht's great play Galileo on the English stage.

Tracing various translations of Brecht's original, and the historical and political moments surrounding these translations, Dougal McNeill examines how, across the distances of culture, history and language, The.