Unanswered | Answered

Galileo

~3000 answered questions
Parent Category: Scientists
This category is for questions about Galileo Galilei, who was a substantial contributor to various fields of science and philosophy; continuing to be the "father" of many academic subjects today.
Why would it be unfair? It is dangerous to do; you aren't taking anything away from anyone else likely to have the expertise to do whatever you are being sent for.
Popularity: 2
Earth was not discovered by anyone. It was here long before the first mammal set foot on the planet. Earth was eventually found to be the third planet orbiting the Sun in the solar system. Although its spherical nature was surmised by the Egyptians, Sumerians, and the Greeks, it was not until the t…
Popularity: 25
Italian... Galileo Galilei was born on Feb 15, 1564, died Jan. 1642. He was a Tuscan (Italy) physicist, astronomer, and mathematician who played a large role in the scientific revolution. For one thing, he said the earth revolved around the sun. He discovered the four largest moons of Jupiter, imp…
Popularity: 8
A boy is the younger version of a man, the male version of the species Homo Sapiens (also known as mankind). Answer 2 Age is sometimes not the issue. Some males at age 14 or younger can often have the wisdom and fortitude of many years his senior. This is a prime example of a young man. On the fl…
Popularity: 2
Galileo wanted to be a scientist because he develop the character of a scientist and he is curios about the world around him that's what make him a good scientist.
Popularity: 23
a lamp boy is the medium of communication between miners whose lamps have gone out or have been rendered inefficient and the chief lamp man's room in the upper world. So basically he wonders around and gets the miners a lamp that works if there's doesn't.
Popularity: 15
No one knows where Satan is, I just figured he's like God - he's anywhere and everywere, and also telling you to do things wrong and you just have to tell him no I'm not going to do that.AnswerI think Satan lives in a Univerrse like ours with the same Earth but in a firey and horrid way. The same …
Popularity: 20
According to the Wikipedia article on Heliocentrism, April 16, 1757: "In 1664, Pope Alexander VII published his Index Librorum Prohibitorum Alexandri VII Pontificis Maximi jussu editus which included all previous condemnations of geocentric books.[citation needed] An annotated copy of Principia by …
Popularity: 3
he went to school at a monastary
Popularity: 3
There is no way you can determine the sex of your baby, although there might be those weird techniques that people say can make your baby a boy. Like if your into junk food you going to have a boy, but guess what? NONE OF IT IS TRUE! you get what you get.
Popularity: 0
Outdoor thermometers are filled with mercury that changes its volume relative to the temperature. The mercury will move up and down as the temperature changes.
Popularity: 0
get a driving permit  get a job until you start collage in September whilst thinking what to do with the rest of your life because take it from me you don't want to be settled down early having children and partners so early live your young life first 30 is a good age to settle down
Popularity: 9
This is what is called the Liturgical year. The liturgical year is broken up into two subsections. One of which is the cycle of Sundays and major feasts (Easter, Pentecost, Christmas, etc.) which is called the Temporal Cycle. The other part is the Sanctoral cycle which celebrates the lives of the sa…
Popularity: 8
Galileo Galilei is one of the most famous astronomers in history. One of his major accomplishments was the improvements he made to the telescope. Galileo is known for greatly advancing the scientific revolution.
Popularity: 0
Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa, now northern Italy, on February 15th 1564. His father was Vincenzo Galilei, his mothe rGiulia di Cosimo Ammannati. He was born in his mother's family home, on Via Giusti. The home is still in existence. It's known as the Ammannati house, in Pisa.
Popularity: 21
There is no single person who is credited with the discovery of Jupiter. Jupiter is one of the five planets that can be seen in the night sky without using a telescope or binoculars. The planet Jupiter has been known since ancient times and was observed for thousands of years by the people of many d…
Popularity: 58
Eratosthenes of Cyrene first put the motion forward and even calculated the diameter, but Nicholas Copernicus and Galileo Galilei first put the idea into the public eye. Ferdinand Magellan was the first one to sail around the world.
Popularity: 25
Sailors since antiquity have known that the Earth was round, and Egyptian and Greek mathematicians have had a pretty good idea of the size since about 200 BCE.
Popularity: 6
HANS LIPPERSHEY INVENTED REFRACTING TELESCOPE.
Popularity: 2
Albert Einstein is probably the most recognized scientist of our time. Sir Issac Newton & Steven Hawking are two others.
Popularity: 0
creativity... objectivity... determination... open mindness...
Popularity: 4
Nicolaus Copernicus made the first fully predictive mathematical model of a heliocentric system. In the following century, this model was elaborated and expanded by Kepler and supporting observations made using a telescope were presented by Galilei.credit to chacha.com
Popularity: 2
To the best of my knowledge, we - mankind - have lived here during all of our existence.
Popularity: 3
don't be fool by people! he invented the telescope and thermometer and many more
Popularity: 1
He formulated the theory of inertia. This work was improved upon by Rene Descarte and Issac Newton before becoming a law. Galileo Galilei invented the geometric and military compass.
Popularity: 2
These attitudes include: creativity... objectivity... determination... open mindness...
Popularity: 2
was an Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher who played a major role in the Scientific Revolution
Popularity: 57
In the 1590's, Galileo invented the thermometer. In 1609, Galileo perfected the astronomical telescope, improving upon the design of Hans Lippershey (which was imprecise and inverted the image). He also promulgated the theory that Earth and other planets in our solar system revolve around the Sun.…
Popularity: 46
Galileo discovered that the earth revolved around the sun and that it wasn't the center of the universe as the Catholic church taught.
Popularity: 1
Answer sonde. n. device sent up to observe the upper atmosphere
Popularity: 23
Step one in getting a boyfriend or a girlfriend is to get a friend -- find out what you both enjoy -- what classes you share, what movies you like, what your hobbies are, etc. Once you know that you and the other person are friends, just ask if they'd like to take the relationship farther. One warni…
Popularity: 0
While there is circumstantial evidence that telescopes were invented by Leonard Digger in England, the invention of the telescope is commonly credited to Hans Lippershey, Sacharius Jansen, and Jacob Metius, in the Netherlands. The practical use of the telescope, specifically a refractor, is commonly…
Popularity: 6
Galileo was famous for inventing the thermometer, perfecting the telescope and for experimenting with gravity and pendulums (which influenced Newton's laws of motion).He also dropped all Aristotelian talk of WHY things moved, and thought more about HOW things move, through painstaking observations a…
Popularity: 5
He improved the recently invented telescope to see into space, he discovered Jupiter's moons and Saturn's rings. He observed how Jupiter's moons orbited around it and this convinced him that the Copernicus's Heliocentric model (model of planets orbiting around the sun rather than the earth) was corr…
Popularity: 6
The first computer was Babbage's Differential Engine. He never finished it in his own lifetime. Parts of his uncompleted mechanisms are on display in the London Science Museum. In 1991, a perfectly functioning difference engine was constructed from Babbage's original plans. It took from 1989 to 1991…
Popularity: 4
We mainly avoid people who are desperate to find a date.
Popularity: 9
The planet that has a moon named Titan is Saturn.
Popularity: 0
You can't download Natural Motion as it's a company but you can download its features here:http://www.naturalmotion.com/downloads.htm
Popularity: 4
yes NoAnswer:There no absolute standards for right or wrong, as a consequence this cannot be answered
Popularity: 0
dance
Popularity: 1
A famous Italian scientist and astronomer who proved that all objects revolve around the sun, not the earth. He supported Nicolas Copernicus's theory. He invented the refractor telescope, discovered the craters on the moon, the four largest moons of Jupiter and phases of Venus. He lived from 1564-16…
Popularity: 21
Yes one can reach greater than mach one in free fall from the stratosphere. Acceleration of gravity is about 32 ft. /sec^^2 and barring atmospheric resistance one would reach mach 1 about 34.375 seconds after release after having traveled about 19000 ft. A frenchman named Michel Fournier plans to at…
Popularity: 9
Distance between falling objects The answeer will be between one and two seconds. The general formula for rectilinear motion is d = d0 + v0t + (1/2)at2, where d0 and v0 are initial displacement and initial velocity, respectively. For this problem, there is no initial displacement and zero initia…
Popularity: 21
Jupiter can be seen with the naked eye, so it has been observed as far back as the Babylonian astronomers of the 7th or 8th century B.C.
Popularity: 38
The Earth is nearly spherical. The center of the Earth is geometrically the center of the sphere.The center is about 6,370 kilometers below the Earth's surface. In religious terms, Muslims identify Mecca is the center of the Earth.equator
Popularity: 17
Nobody knows for certain, but most theories predict the universe is finite but unbounded, the same way the surface of a sphere is finite but doesn't have any edges.
Popularity: 2
Answer Galileo was born in Pisa [now in Italy]
Popularity: 25
It is quite accurate, but not very precise. Meaning, with most Galileo thermometers, you will be able to read the temperature within 5 degrees.
Popularity: 5
He discovered the four largest moons of Jupiter, the Earth revolving around the Sun instead of the Sun revolving around the Earth. He also invented the telescope.
Popularity: 18
well,first they will always choose you,whether it is a game or a team.they will stand near a girl (or boy if gay) they will keep staring at the girl.watch out for these if u r a girl,and do these if u r a boyfrom Hannah
Popularity: 11
He crossed different types of pea plants and studied their progeny. Through this he discovered a few things: 1. That each diploid organism possesses two alleles for any particular trait. The two alleles separate during meiosis in which gametes are formed. (Mendel's first law -- Principle of Segre…
Popularity: 15
Galileo made a small telescope with which he made scientific observations which went against the prevailing consensus around the system of Ptolemy. At that time many people, including religious leaders such as Luther and Calvin believed incorrectly that the system of Ptolemy agreed with the Bible. I…
Popularity: 4
Falling Objects Released at Different Times The distance between them would increase because, as you stated, "the first object is always going faster." But why does the first object fall faster? The formula for velocity is pretty simple: Vf = V0 + at, where a, in this case, is the acceleration du…
Popularity: 8
yh i do but thts 4 me 2 no nd u 2 find out u little nosy Parkerand everyone should have a hobby even youi always say no hobby no life
Popularity: 1
Galileo held a pendulum up to his heart and timed the beats. This is what led to the discovery of measuring small amounts of time more accurately.
Popularity: 10
Answer Nigel But, parents can choose to spell any name differently, such as those given in the question. Many names have different spellings such as Deborah, Debra, Debora, Debbrah, etc... Some parents simply change the spelling of "family" names such as Alice to Alyce, Darrell to Daryl, or Den…
Popularity: 37
As in sprung, I am going to assume you are saying how do you get them turned on. Really, to tell you the truth, guys get turned on by anything. If you want specifics, I can tell you that some hot spots include tight shirts, sense of humor, breast size, and a plethora of different things, but no two …
Popularity: 17
santoria santoria
Popularity: 0
Yes He was a Renaissance Humanist. You can see Wikipedia Galileo for more information.. Thank You!!Source: My School; Grade-8
Popularity: 5
Astronomer phisicist engineer philosopher
Popularity: 1
The only reason guys have boners is because the other person there with is making them feel good in a certain way.
Popularity: 3
galileo galilie
Popularity: 1
He had three children out of wedlock, Virginia. Maria Celeste born 1600, Livia later Suor Arcangela born 1601, and Vincenzio born 1606. The first two were daughters and the last was his son who was later legitimized. Because of their illigitimacy both girls were sent to a monestary where they live…
Popularity: 5
In very general terms, the Protestant Reformation of the 16th century reflected humanistic ideas insofar as it strongly emphasized the importance of individual experience, thought, and conviction in Christianity. Quite unlike much of what had come before, in previous centuries of Christian practice …
Popularity: 0
He Discovered that Earth was not the center of the solar system , Jupiter Has four moons and Venus has light and dark phases, like a moon! He also discovered the rings of Saturn. All this using just one telescope? Galileo didn't invent the telescope, but he was the first person we know of to point …
Popularity: 23
Yes
Popularity: 1
The earliest evidence of working telescopes were the refracting telescopes that appeared in the Netherlands in 1608. Their development is credited to three individuals: Hans Lippersheyand Zacharias Janssen, who were spectacle makers in Middelburg, and Jacob Metius of Alkmaar. Galileo greatly improve…
Popularity: 25
He did everything in Italy, most of it in a town called Pisa, and later at the university of Padua. But his most famous work, the development (not invention) of the telescope was done in Venice.
Popularity: 15
Sectionalism affects the population of the United States based on the majority of American citizens only concerned with what goes on within the American borders, or what happens to citizens of the United States, whether they are here or abroad. Some believe we should not involve ourselves in matters…
Popularity: 1
A person walks out into a street. Said person is hit by a car. The driver of said car didn't stop. Why? Because his tires did not provide enough friction to create a force opposing the momentum of the moving car. Said person dies. Why? Because their brain could not opperate under the extremely high …
Popularity: 6
Charles Winger
Popularity: 6
It is petroleum based chemical; smells like kerosene. Dissolves glue completely. It is not water. When water was added to the liquid the balls immediately raced to the surface. Therefore the liquid is less dense than water, but is immiscible with water.a/cc to fluther.com:It is likely not water.It …
Popularity: 17
The sky is darkening because its changing
Popularity: 0
They believed in a heliocentric universe. This meaning that the earth was not the center of the universe, but that the sun was. However, many people , including the church, did not agree with this theory. Instead they believed in a geocentric universe. Plato and Aristotle believed in this theory.
Popularity: 3
Thermometer & wine
Popularity: 4
He invented in a year
Popularity: 3
Galileo was from Pisa, Italy
Popularity: 2
Focus on it, start with easy things, and work to the harder ones. Don't get distracted by anything, and take you're time.
Popularity: 1
his dad was vincenzo galilei and his mum was Giulia Ammannati.
Popularity: 28
Galileo Galilei was and astronome and physicist scientist
Popularity: 1
He proved mass doesn't affect the velocity of falling objects.
Popularity: 3
Galileo was born in Italy in 1564 and lived there until his death in 1642. He originally lived near Pisa, later teaching at the university there, then moved to teach at the university in Padua. His last few years were spent in Florence.
Popularity: 11
Galileo Galilei was an ancient astronomer who stated that the sun was the center of the solar system, and other astronomers defended the thesis that it was the Earth. Due to this he was forced to go back on his statement, otherwise he could be executed.
Popularity: 24
Isaac Newton worked for most of his career at the University of Cambridge although he did some of his most important work in a small farm lab at his home, Woolsthorpe Manor when Cambridge University was closed for 18 months during the plague soon after he obtained his degree in August 1665. At the …
Popularity: 30
John Dee was born in 1527 and was an astronomer and a mathematician as well as an astrologer and an occultist. His greatest contribution to science was in the field of navigation, where he pioneered some of the star navigation techniques that were used by sailors for many years.
Popularity: 2
the E=mc2 is a formula is for the purpose on space travel by the use of electricity and magnetism.. Einstein did this in hopes of future space travel for the next generation..
Popularity: 18
Orestes Rolando(cuba).(three more Caribbean scientists Alma Leilani, Contreras Alarcon andMarrero Terrero).
Popularity: 15
it is Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaiuto de' Galilei
Popularity: 0
For discovering Jupiter's four largest moons (Europa, Ganymede, Callisto, and Io--now known as the Galilean moons, since he discovered them)
Popularity: 4
Because he helped define gravity.Edit:He found evidence to support the Copernican theory that the sun (and not the earth) is the center of the solar system. He found that evidence by using a large telescope he built himself, and making observations of the planets.But he was forced by the Inquisition…
Popularity: 9
Answer The crew of Apollo 15 carried 398 unauthorized First Day Stamp Covers into space for a German stamp dealer and his middleman who agreed not to sell them until the Apollo project was finished. The crew postmarked and autographed them while in space as agreed for a payment of $US7000 each. T…
Popularity: 14
here are 4 things to ask yourself. 1) Do I want more job opportunities? 2) Do I want to earn a higher income? 3) Do I want to reach a greater potential for myself? 4) Do I want to be a skilled professional? if you would like these.. then that's your answer. That's why you finish college.
Popularity: 7