Category:BiographiesPaper Title:GalileoText:Galileo was an early scientist who unlocked some of the universe’smysteries. His work covered a broad range, from telescopes tomathematical formulas. His offerings to science earned him the title,founder of modern scienceHis most known invention today is the telescope. Itrevolutionized studying the stars and allowed him to make many newdiscoveries that proved many classical ideas false. The most famous andcontroversial of these was the discovery of Jupiters four brightsatellites.
He proved many classical ideas incorrect and formed his own.He formed laws of falling bodies and pendulums. Legend tells he droppedtwo stones of unequal weight from the tower of Pisa.
The two hit atexactly the same time. He also timed a swinging pendulum by his pulse;this proved each ark took the same time.He spent his last years writing his masterpiece, “A Dialougue onthe Two Principal Systems of the World.” For this he was tried and foundguilty of supporting the Copernican theory.Gailelos inventions were shunned by the people of his time.
They thoughthis ideas were crazy and corrupting . It took fifty years for people torealize and honor his contributions.Biographies