Except from Galileo biography
English (North American)
Middle Aged (35-54)
North American, US General American (GenAm)
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Like many other philosophers who greatly extended our knowledge of nature, Galileo had a remarkable aptitude for the invention of instruments designed for philosophical research To facilitate his practical work, we find that in 1599 he had engaged a skilled workmen who was to live in his house and be constantly at hand to try the devices which were forever springing from Galileo's fertile brain.