Galileo and the science deniers / Mario Livio
Book | Simon & Schuster | 2020

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Description
xv, 286 pages : illustrations (black and white, and color) ; 23 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Rebel with a cause -- A humanist scientist -- A leaning tower and inclined planes -- A Copernican -- Every action has a reaction -- Into a minefield -- This proposition is foolish and absurd -- A battle of pseudonyms -- The assayer -- The Dialogo -- The gathering storm -- The trial -- I abjure, curse, and detest -- One old man, two new sciences -- The final years -- The saga of Pio Paschini -- Galileo's and Einstein's thoughts on science and religion -- One culture.
Summary
"A biography of the great astronomer and scientist, and an examination of the faith vs. science question, then and now, written by a noted astrophysicist and author"-- Provided by publisher.
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ISBN
9781501194733 (hbk.)
1501194739 (hbk.)
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