Essays Tagged: "pisa italy"

Galileo Galilei - founder of modern experimental science

well-known scientist? It took hard work and patience....Galileo was born during the renaissance in Pisa, Italy on February 15, 1564. He was raised by his mom, Giulia Ammanati, and his dad, Vincenzo G ... moved to Florence where he started his education. In 1581, his father sent him to the University of Pisa because he thought his son should be a doctor. For four years, he studied medicine and the diff ...

(2 pages) 126 0 2.7 Feb/1994

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Galileo Galilei

fe, discoveries, and the modern impact of the scientific accomplishmentsof Galileo Galilei. Born in Pisa, Italy in 1564, Galileo entered Pisa University as a medical student in 1581 and became aprofes ... mmunity and he is remembered as a great scientist and innovator.Galileo Galilei was born in 1564 in Pisa, Italy (then a part of the Duchy of Tuscany), to Vincenzo Galilei, a musician, andGiulia Ammann ...

(8 pages) 298 0 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Biography on Galileo Galilei

o Galilei was a famous, incredible, and a very smart scientist, he was born on February 15, 1564 in Pisa, Italy. The day Galileo was born was also the day of Michelangelo's death. Galileo is famous be ... ous because he was the first person to use a refracting telescope in astronomy, at eh university of Pisa. He was the first person to discover gravity. Galileo was the first person to see sunspots, the ...

(2 pages) 121 1 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Galileo:Scientist, Scholar, Rebel. Portrays life for Galileo during the 17th century and the struggles he overcame to prove his theories about the Earth revolving around the Sun.

, he was still sentenced to house arrest for life.Galileo Galilei was born on February 15, 1564, in Pisa Italy.3 Galileo was born into a family considered nobility, and his father, Vincenzo Galilei, w ... d his high school education in Florence.At age seventeen Galileo began college at the University of Pisa, where he reluctantly studied medicine. 6 Throughout his first term attending the university, G ...

(7 pages) 96 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei was born on February 15, 1564, in Pisa, Italy. Galileo was the first of seven children of Vincenzio Galilei, a trader and Giula Ammann ... on becoming a monk.In November of 1581, Vincenzio Galilei had Galileo enrolled in the University of Pisa School of Medicine because he wanted his son to become a doctor to carry on the family fortune. ... edical ones. When his father learned of this, he was furious and traveled 60 miles from Florence to Pisa just to confront his son with the knowledge that he had been "neglecting his studies." The gran ...

(7 pages) 94 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Galileo exploring the renaissance world

On the day of February 15, 1564 at Pisa, Italy, Giulia degli Ammannati gave birth to Galileo Galilei, an inventive and heroic first chi ... the chance to be apart of the renaissance world.At the age of 17, Galileo entered the University of Pisa as a medical student, however he soon became interested in mathematics and left without a degre ... . This was Galileo's first discovery. His mathematical interests eventually made him a professor at Pisa, 1589.During this year, Galileo was educated about the physics of Aristotle whilst as the unive ...

(3 pages) 54 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Benito Mussolini

Galileo Galilei On, February 15, 1564 Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa, Italy. When Galileo was 12 years old, the family of his moved to Florence, Italy. He then went ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Galileo Biography

Galileo Galilei A long time ago, on Feb. 15, 1564, a child was born in the beautiful city of Pisa, Italy. This child would have a great impact on the world. He would travel far and see many thi ... d he was a great man who stuck with his ideas and spread them to the world.Galileo's birthplace was Pisa but soon after he was born the family moved to Florence. He lived there for a while with his pa ...

(4 pages) 549 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Biography of galileo

GALILEO Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa, Italy on February 15, 1564. Galileo lived in Pisa until he was about 10 years old. In 1574 his ... tarted his education at a monestary named Vallombroso, . In 1581, Galileo went to the University of Pisa to study medicine, while at the University of Pisa, Galileo discovered an interest in Physics a ... ected theories. In 1589, Galileo was given the job of professor of Mathematics at the University of Pisa and received another job at the University of Padua as the chair of Mathematics. Galileo taught ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Galileo Galilei

Born on February 5, 1564 in Pisa, Italy Galileo was a very accomplished man. He was the son of Vincenzo Galilei. He studied musi ... very accomplished man. He was the son of Vincenzo Galilei. He studied music and Giulia Ammannati at Pisa University and in 1581 he was a medical student at Pisa University.Galileo (The Father of Moder ... d the ?Dialog of Two Chief World Systems? later in 1632.Galileo was on the chair for mathematics at Pisa University and at Padua University, he was nominated for foremost mathematician for Pisa Univer ...

(1 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Galileo

es, and the modern impact of the scientific accomplishments of Galileo Galilei. Galileo was born in Pisa, Italy in February 15, 1564. He entered University of Pisa as a medical student in 1581 at the ... i, Galileo mastered mathematics and physics. Although Galileo did not graduate at the University of Pisa, he returned there as a professor of mathematics. On 1952, Galileo was then appointed as a prof ...

(9 pages) 37 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

The paper which I will be writing will discuss the

e, discoveries, and the modern impact of the scientific accomplishments of Galileo Galilei. Born in Pisa, Italy in 1564, Galileo entered Pisa University as a medical student in 1581 and became a profe ... mmunity and he is remembered as a great scientist and innovator.Galileo Galilei was born in 1564 in Pisa, Italy (then a part of the Duchy of Tuscany), to Vincenzo Galilei, a musician, and Giulia Amman ...

(9 pages) 797 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy