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Galileo, with an operaglass, discovered a more splendid series of celestial phenomena than anyone since.
The differences between the two men were pronounced. Galileo was an urbane gentleman who loved wine (which he described as "light ...
The men the American people admire most extravagantly are the most daring liars; the men they detest most violently are those who ...
Awareness of the stars and their light pervades the Koran, which reflects the brightness of the heavenly bodies in many verses. Th ...
The anecdotes of modern astronomy affect me in the same way as do those faint revelations of the Real which are vouchsafed to men ...
Is it possible that I am not alone in believing that in the dispute between Galileo and the Church, the Church was right and the c ...
Science knows only one commandment--contribute to science.
Unhappy the land that is in need of heroes.
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn
When teachers themselves are taught to learn.
And yet ... it moves.
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