This is the story of the brilliant Italian astronomer and mathematician who dared to challenge the accepted teachings of his day. Galileo's work brought him to the attention of the Inquisition and one of history's greatest minds was forced to work his last years under house arrest. Featuring specially-filmed dramatized depictions and rare contemporary images, this program vividly recreates Galileo's life and work. It also includes expert commentary and analyses by eminent historians.
This DVD features:
Exact Mathematical Measurement
Gravity and Flotation
The Principle of Inertia
Controversy with the Church
Motion and Acceleration
Running time: 50 minutes.
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Format: DVD Vendor: Kultur International Films Publication Date: 2006
ISBN: 076978139X UPC: 032031711396 Availability: In Stock