Pictures and quizzes dedicated to Galileo Galilei, his inventions, and discoveries.
Biography of Galileo Galilei
Biography of astronomer Galileo Galilei from the Institute and Museum of the History of Science of Florence, Italy.
Contains a brief profile of the astronomer and mathematician, as well as several related links.
Galileo Galilei's Notes on Motion
View Galileo's actual manuscript Ms. Gal. 72 containing drafts (texts, drawings, and calculations) mostly pertaining to the theorems on motion published in the Discorsi. Includes meticulous annotations.
NOVA: Galileo's Battle for the Heavens
Companion site to the show discussing Galileo's struggles to persuade church authorities of the truth behind his discoveries about the cosmos.