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Book Discussion Group--Galileo's Daughter by Dava Sobel (1999)

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Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Using letters written to Galileo by his daughter, and other sources, Dava Sobel illuminates a loving personal relationship and some of the events of Galileo's life.


Sorta a fun video about Galileo from a video blogger I follow

Question EVERYTHING (even this)

Well, this sent me looking for other good stuff. -- brief overview of why he got into trouble with the church. -- He is considered, by many, to be the first modern scientist.

a multi part video series, skip past the ads --- part 1 --- part 2 --- part 3 --- part 4 --- part 5 --- part 6 --- part 7 --- part 8 --- part 9 --- part 10 --- part 11 --- part 12 -- a slightly crude, who is Galileo video. The basic intent is correct, but the video plays fast and loose with who G interated with.



Question EVERYTHING (even this)