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In 1616 people rejected the ideas that the Sun stood still and that the Earth moved were "false" and "altogether contrary to Holy Scripture" Galileo was right!  Here are some verses that lead people to reject Galileo's theory: Biblical references Psalm 93:1, 96:10, and 1 Chronicles 16:30, Psalm 104:5 says, "the Lord set the earth on its foundations; it can never be moved." Further, Ecclesiastes 1:5 states that "And the sun rises and sets and returns to its place.

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Feb 1564 Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa. Pn: Justus Sustermans - Portrait of Galileo Galilei,

My 1000th pin, peps!!!!! I figured I'd pin my número uno animation inspiration, Pixar's John Lasseter :D

John Lessester - Cheif creative officer at Pixar. He has produced over 20 Pixar movies some of which include Toy story, the incredibles and Cars

Ann Richards (1933-2006) 45th Governor of Texas from 1991-95, the second female governor of Texas.

TEXAS~Ann Richards--lady governor of the Lone Star State of Texas ("Ma" Ferguson was the first, in

Famous animal conservationists: Jane Goodall

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Jane is one of my heroes! Jane Goodall, British primatologist who started studying chimpanzees at age 26 & has been helping humans understand these complex primates. The Jane Goodall Institute engages people worldwide in efforts to care for our planet.

Paul Dirac One of the most revered – and strangest – figures in physics. The son of a Swiss father and English mother, Dirac (1902-84) was born in Bristol. He predicted the existence of antimatter, created some of quantum mechanics’ key equations and laid the foundations for today’s micro-electronics industry. Dirac won a Nobel in 1933.

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Paul Dirac - British physicist, won the Nobel Prize for Physics for his work on quantum mechanics, his equations describing electron spin led to the prediction of the existence of the positron (the anti-particle of the electron) and other anti-matter

"Trumpet with sunset Photograph  -  Fine Art Print"

"Trumpet with sunset Photograph - Fine Art Print" Come visit us at the Festival of the Sound to see our beautiful Georgian Bay Sunsets after enjoying an evening of classical music

http://www.tesla-turbine.com/tesla-blueprint.html Tesla Blueprint review article. Nikola #Tesla on free energy

"Nikola Telsa was not in this for the money. He wanted to give the world free energy. If we are to implement free energy in the tradition of Nikola Tesla, then we need to replicate not only his science but his humanity.

Young Dale Chihuly, before losing his eye ~ thus destroying his depth perception.

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Young Dale Chihuly, before losing his eye ~ thus destroying his depth perception.

Leonard de Vinci - 1512

Many are known about Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci, yet many things still await to be discovered. Widely considered an archetipe of the “Re.