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Who Are Our Galileos?
Originally Posted: 10/02/2012 - 1:00pm | Type: Blog

What if the world doesn't act the way people think it acts? Who thinks differently? Who are our Galileos? During this past year, Jupiter and Venus reached their peak brightne ...

O, the Irony: In Galileo’s Hometown, Vatican Celebrates Science
Originally Posted: 02/03/2012 - 11:28am | Type: Blog

Nearly four centuries after the Roman Catholic Church branded Galileo Galilei a heretic for positing that the sun was the center of the universe, the Vatican is co-hosting a major science exhibition in his hom ...