Galileo Galilei

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Name: Galileo Galilei
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Vatican astronomer says there’s life out there

'Would you Baptize an extraterrestrial?', asks new book.Vatican City:Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno, the new president of the Vatican Observatory Foundation, has no doubt that life exists elsewhere in the universe and that when humanity discovers it, ... [Published UCAN India - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

A liberated mind

In 1963, the U B P administration by-passed the penal code and granted a certificate of exemption to allow casino gambling in the country.Bahamian citizens were not allowed to gamble, or take part in any form of gaming, this was reserved only for tourists ... [Published Freeport News - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

St. Robert Bellarmine

On Sept. 17, the Catholic Church celebrates the Italian cardinal and theologian . One of the great saints of the Jesuit order, St. Robert has also been declared a Doctor of the Church and the patron of catechists.Robert Bellarmine was born on October ... [Published Herald Malaysia Online - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Leila Khaled on "Doctor Who"?

From Richard: "Perhaps, this is common knowledge, but, as a fan of Doctor Who from the mid-1970s in the early 1980s, I was surprised to come across this:" . . . . For a supporting Sevateem character called Leela (who, like the tribe leader Andor, had ... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Grants mean Ealing Autumn Festival can stage its biggest production yet

Opera based on the life of Galileo will be joined by a poetry competition and other events next monthMONEY from two major funds has ensured that the Ealing Autumn Festival can stage its biggest project to date.The Arts Council and the Big Lottery Awards ... [Published GetWestLondon - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

New frontiers in education

DHNS:Rohit Pande analyses how technology has revolutionised the way we approach education these daysThis age of technology integration into all spheres of human life can be termed the golden era of human civilisation. Today we are at a stage where the ... [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Lost Copernicus First Edition Found Again

(CN) - A first-edition copy of Copernicus' De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium (1543), a major work in the history of science, believed to have been burned up in a 2004 fire, has been found again, among books waiting restoration.Nicolaus Copernicus' book ... [Published Courthouse News Service - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Galileo Galilei

, often known mononymously as Galileo, was an Italian physicist, mathematician, engineer, astronomer, and philosopher who played a major role in the scientific revolution. Galileo's championing of heliocentrism was controversial within his lifetime, a ... [Published ZDNet - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

St. Joseph Calasanz

The Spanish priest (1556-1648) devoted his life to the education of deprived children. Joseph was ordained in 1583 after being trained in canon law and theology. He went to Rome, where it seemed he had a promising Church career, but he was shocked by ... [Published Catholic Exchange - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

3D Printed Party Favor for a Celestial Celebration

Some of you delightful readers may already be familiar with me from the Twitterverse, but I am now branching out as a guest 3D scanning correspondent for different industry blogs, starting with 3D Systems, the creators of my preferred method of quick ... [Published Noodls - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Morning Minutes, Aug. 25

August 25 Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote. Word of the Day Argus-eyed AR-guhs-ide adjective; Extremely observant; watchful; sharp-sighted. — Dictionary.com This Day ... [Published Colchester Bulletin - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

8/25/2014: Leisure: this day in history

1609: Galileo Galilei demon ● strated his first telescope to Venetian lawmakers. 1630: Portuguese forces were ● defeated by the Kingdom of Kandy at the Battle of Randeniwela in Sri Lanka. 1768: James Cook began his ● first voyage. 1875: Captain... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 25 2014]

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Galileo FOC Satellite 5 (FOC M1 SAT 5), Europe, [Published Aerospace Technology - 2 hours ago]
The Failure of Islam to Reform [Published The Globalist - Sep 22 2014]
Vatican astronomer says there’s life out there [Published UCAN India - Sep 22 2014]
Where’s the Growth? [Published Advisor Perspectives - Sep 21 2014]
Vatican astronomer: Just a matter of time until... [Published Boston Pilot - Sep 20 2014]
Vatican astronomer: Just a matter of time until... [Published Catholic Spirit, Diocese of St Paul - Sep 19 2014]
A liberated mind [Published Freeport News - Sep 19 2014]
Was Einstein Wrong About Complexity? [Published Sapinfo Magazine - Sep 17 2014]
St. Robert Bellarmine [Published Herald Malaysia Online - Sep 16 2014]
What Is Classical Mechanics? [Published LiveScience.com - Sep 12 2014]
Cluster, supercluster, ah the heck with it — ou... [Published Alamo Gordo Daily News - Sep 12 2014]
Parshas Ki Savo by Rabbi Ze’ev Smason [Published JewishinStLouis - Sep 10 2014]
Leila Khaled on "Doctor Who"? [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Sep 09 2014]
Europa has sliding 'continents' of ice: Jupiter... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 09 2014]
Tectonics on Jupiter’s moon Europa — another si... [Published Digital Journal - Sep 09 2014]
The beginning of modern physics [Published World Socialist Web Site - Sep 09 2014]
Ghana muslim academy and the significance of kn... [Published GhanaWeb - Sep 08 2014]
‘Akwa Ibom PDP ‘ll not compromise zoning’ [Published The Nation Nigeria - Sep 04 2014]
Gavin Schmidt's analogy ceasefire [Published The Reference Frame - Sep 02 2014]
Leverage, Derivatives, And The Heresy Of Opposi... [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 01 2014]
The Name of the Rose: False Notions About Lever... [Published Value Walk - Sep 01 2014]
Grants mean Ealing Autumn Festival can stage it... [Published GetWestLondon - Sep 01 2014]
Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 01 2014]
What I Learned From Debating Science With Trolls [Published Pacific Standard - Aug 28 2014]
New frontiers in education [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 27 2014]
Other Infamous Thieves Who Pillaged Libraries, ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 27 2014]
405th Anniversary of Galileo's Telescope: Looki... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 27 2014]
Lost Copernicus First Edition Found Again [Published Courthouse News Service - Aug 27 2014]
Galileo Galilei [Published ZDNet - Aug 27 2014]
Radical New Documentary Claims Copernicus and 4... [Published Epoch Times - Aug 26 2014]
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Leila Khaled on "Doctor Who"? [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Sep 09 2014]
From Richard: "Perhaps, this is common knowledge, but, as a fan of Doctor Who from the mid-1970s in the early 1980s, I was surprised to come across this:" . . . . For a supporting Sevateem character called Leela (who, like the tribe leader Andor, had ...
Gavin Schmidt's analogy ceasefire [Published The Reference Frame - Sep 02 2014]
...I agree with him... Shockingly enough, the climate fearmonger Gavin Schmidt of RealClimate.ORG wrote something that I agree with: On arguing by analogy Climate skeptics often like to say that the climate alarmists are analogous to the defenders of ...
Leverage, Derivatives, And The Heresy Of Opposi... [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 01 2014]
Submitted by Ben Hunt via Salient Partners' Epsilon Theory blog, If names be not correct, language is not in accordance with the truth of things. – Confucius, “The Analects of Confucius” (551 - 479 BC) Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum ...
Non-empirical observation of theories [Published The Reference Frame - Jul 16 2014]
In science, confirmations are always ultimately empirical in character but science has always been more than just naive empiricism A year ago, philosopher (and trained theoretical physicist) Richard Dawid wrote a book named String Theory and the Scientific ...
Mohammed Zoabi: A True Hero! [Published Al Hamatzav - Jun 25 2014]
If there were more Arabs like Mohammed Zoabi , there would not be a conflict at all. In fact, the whole Arab world would most probably be much better off than it is and has been for a too long time now. However, Mohammed Zoabi is unfortunately a rare ...
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