Galileo, considered one of history's best-known scientists, is brought during this illuminating job publication. young ones will find out how Galileo's progressive discoveries and occasionally debatable theories replaced his global and laid the basis for contemporary astronomy and physics. This booklet will encourage childrens to be stargazers and destiny astronauts or scientists as they detect Galileo's lifestyles and paintings. actions enable kids to attempt a few of his theories all alone, with experiments that come with twiddling with gravity and movement, creating a pendulum, looking at the moon, and portray with gentle and shadow. besides the clinical points of Galileo's existence, his ardour for tune and artwork are mentioned and exemplified via interval engravings, maps, and prints. A time line, thesaurus, and listings of significant technological know-how museums, planetariums, and sites for additional exploration supplement this task book.