Galileo’s missing fingers found 300 years later!

Galileo

CNN is reporting that 300 years after their disappearance, the fingers and tooth of Italian Astronomer Galileo recently were bought at an auction and turned in to the Museum of the History of Science in Florence. For all of the interesting details of this news item (including how it relates to the Catholic church), go CNN’s Website at:  http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/europe/11/23/galileo.fingers/index.html?eref=igoogle_cnn

(photo courtesy of CNN.com)

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