Galileo Galilei

    Published: March 29, 2019

    Galileo Galilei was an Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher who played a major role in the Scientific Revolution.


    Galileo Galilei

    • 1. Galileo Galilei Galileo Galilei 1564-1642
    • 2. Galileo Galilei's Life Galileo Galilei's Life Galileo Galilei (15 February 1564 - 8 January 1642) was an Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher who played a major role in the Scientific Revolution.
    • 3. Galileo Galilei's Life He was born in 1564 in Pisa, Italy. He completed her education in this city. He became one of Italy's foremost mathematicians.
    • 4. Galileo Galilei's Children Galileo Galilei's Children Galileo's three children were born from Marina Gamba. He had two daughters, Virginia (1600) and Livia (1601), and a son, Vincenzo (1606).
    • 5. Galileo Galilei's Works Galileo Galilei's Works Galileo, which introduced the compass that can be used for military purposes in 1597, introduced a primitive thermometer after the year 1600 and the pendulum for the measurement of human heart rate.
    • 6. Galileo Galilei's Works When he learned that the telescope was invented in the Netherlands in 1609, he produced a more advanced telescope and used it in his astronomical observations.
    • 7. Galileo Galilei's Works He made important observations with his telescope. Later, in 1610. He wrote these observations in his book Siderius Nuntius.
    • 8. Galileo Galilei's Works His book attracted a lot of attention. Thanks to this success, he became a "mathematician of the palace" in Florence.
    • 9. Galileo Galilei's Works In 1611, he went to Rome and became a member of the academy of science. In this period, he published his book on sunspots and his book which led to his return to Florence.
    • 10. Galileo Galilei's Works After the election of a friend to the pope, his work “Conversations on the Two Universe System" was published in 1632.
    • 11. The First Astronomer To Discover NeptuneDecember 28 1612 The First Astronomer To Discover Neptune December 28 1612 According to Galileo's drawings, he observed Neptune for the first time on December 28 1612, and on January 27. In 1613, the second time.
    • 12. The First Astronomer To Discover Neptune But Galileo considered Neptune as a star because of its still image. Therefore, these observations are not considered as the discovery of Neptune.
    • 13. Galileo Galilei's Prison Term Galileo Galilei's Prison Term Galilei was summoned to Rome and brought to court. After that, Galileo, whose book was banned in 1633, was sentenced to life imprisonment.
    • 14. Galileo Galilei's Prison Term Galilei, who was imprisoned at the age of 70 and blinded in 1636, died on 8 January 1642 in Arcetri. Tomb of Galileo, Santa Croce, Florence
    • 15. Published Written Works Published Written Works •The Little Balance (1586) •On Motion (1590) •Mechanics (1600) •The Operations of Geometrical and Military Compass (1606) •The Starry Messenger (1610) •Discourse on Floating Bodies (1612)
    • 16. Published Written Works •History and Demonstration Concerning Sunspots (1613) •Letter to the Grand Duchess Christina (1615) •Discourse on the Tides (1616) •Discourse on the Comets (1619) •The Assayer (1623) •Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems (1632) •Discourses and Mathematical Demonstrations Relating to Two New Sciences (1638)