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OLYMPICS-RIO/
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August 04, 2016
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is seen lit in the colours of Brazil's flag in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is seen lit in the colours of Brazil's flag in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics...
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is seen lit in the colours of Brazil's flag in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 4, 2016. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian
OLYMPICS-RIO/
RTSL41J
August 04, 2016
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is lit in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina, August...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is lit in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics in Buenos Aires
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is lit in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 4, 2016. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian
OLYMPICS-RIO/
RTSL41I
August 04, 2016
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is lit in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina, August...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is lit in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics in Buenos Aires
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is lit in homage to 2016 Rio Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 4, 2016. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian
OLYMPICS-RIO/100DAYS
RTX2BYYG
April 28, 2016
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is seen lit in the colours of Brazil's flag in celebration of the 100...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is seen lit in the colours of Brazil's flag in celebration of the 100...
The Galileo Galilei planetarium is seen lit in the colours of Brazil's flag in celebration of the 100 days before the 2016 Rio Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 27, 2016. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci
GERMANY-ITALY/BOOKS
RTR4PFLB
February 13, 2015
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
Munich, Germany
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among them, is presented by German police during a news conference at the Munich Federal state police headquarters, February 13, 2015. The books, mostly from the 16th and 17th centuries, were seized at a Munich auction house in May 2012 and will be returned to Italy, where they were stolen from libraries in 2011-2012.
REUTERS/Michael Dalder (GERMANY - Tags: CRIME LAW ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY)
GERMANY-ITALY/BOOKS
RTR4PFL1
February 13, 2015
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
Munich, Germany
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among them, is presented by German police during a news conference at the Munich Federal state police headquarters, February 13, 2015. The books, mostly from the 16th and 17th centuries, were seized at a Munich auction house in May 2012 and will be returned to Italy, where they were stolen from libraries in 2011-2012.
REUTERS/Michael Dalder (GERMANY - Tags: CRIME LAW ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY)
GERMANY-ITALY/BOOKS
RTR4PFKQ
February 13, 2015
Some of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
Munich, Germany
Some of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
Some of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among them, is presented by German police during a news conference at the Munich Federal state police headquarters, February 13, 2015. The books, mostly from the 16th and 17th centuries, were seized at a Munich auction house in May 2012 and will be returned to Italy, where they were stolen from libraries in 2011-2012.
REUTERS/Michael Dalder (GERMANY - Tags: CRIME LAW ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY)
GERMANY-ITALY/BOOKS
RTR4PFKN
February 13, 2015
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
Munich, Germany
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among them, is presented by German police during a news conference at the Munich Federal state police headquarters, February 13, 2015. The books, mostly from the 16th and 17th centuries, were seized at a Munich auction house in May 2012 and will be returned to Italy, where they were stolen from libraries in 2011-2012.
REUTERS/Michael Dalder (GERMANY - Tags: CRIME LAW ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
GERMANY-ITALY/BOOKS
RTR4PFJZ
February 13, 2015
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
Munich, Germany
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among...
One of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among them, is presented by German police during a news conference at the Munich Federal state police headquarters, February 13, 2015. The books, mostly from the 16th and 17th centuries, were seized at a Munich auction house in May 2012 and will be returned to Italy, where they were stolen from libraries in 2011-2012.
REUTERS/Michael Dalder (GERMANY - Tags: CRIME LAW ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY)
GERMANY-ITALY/BOOKS
RTR4PFJV
February 13, 2015
A German police officer presents some of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei...
Munich, Germany
A German police officer presents some of 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei...
A German police officer presents some of over 500 ancient books, with original editions of Galileo Galilei and Nicolaus Copernicus among them, during a news conference at the Munich Federal state police headquarters, February 13, 2015. The books, mostly from the 16th and 17th centuries, were seized at a Munich auction house in May 2012 and will be returned to Italy, where they were stolen from libraries in 2011-2012.
REUTERS/Michael Dalder (GERMANY - Tags: CRIME LAW ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY)
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ARGENTINA-CLIMATECHANGE/MARCH
RTR475LS
September 21, 2014
A man holds up a sign during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires,...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A man holds up a sign during a demonstration in Buenos Aires
A man holds up a sign during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires, September 21, 2014. The demonstration was part of the People's Climate March, held in cities around the world such as Rio de Janeiro and New York ahead of Tuesday's United Nations-hosted summit in New York to discuss reducing carbon emissions that threaten the environment. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT CIVIL UNREST)
ARGENTINA-CLIMATECHANGE/MARCH
RTR475LP
September 21, 2014
A woman holds up a sign during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires,...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A woman holds up a sign during a demonstration in Buenos Aires
A woman holds up a sign during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires, September 21, 2014. The demonstration was part of the People's Climate March, held in cities around the world such as Rio de Janeiro and New York ahead of Tuesday's United Nations-hosted summit in New York to discuss reducing carbon emissions that threaten the environment. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT CIVIL UNREST)
ARGENTINA-CLIMATECHANGE/MARCH
RTR475LM
September 21, 2014
People gather during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires September...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People gather during a demonstration in Buenos Aires
People gather during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires September 21, 2014. The demonstration was part of the People's Climate March, held in cities around the world such as Rio de Janeiro and New York ahead of Tuesday's United Nations-hosted summit in New York to discuss reducing carbon emissions that threaten the environment. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT CIVIL UNREST)
ARGENTINA-CLIMATECHANGE/MARCH
RTR475LH
September 21, 2014
A man holds up a sign that reads "Argentina for Climate" during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A man holds up a sign that reads "Argentina for Climate" during a demonstration in Buenos Aires
A man holds up a sign that reads "Argentina for Climate" during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires, September 21, 2014. The demonstration was part of the People's Climate March, held in cities around the world such as Rio de Janeiro and New York ahead of Tuesday's United Nations-hosted summit in New York to discuss reducing carbon emissions that threaten the environment. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT CIVIL UNREST)
ARGENTINA-CLIMATECHANGE/MARCH
RTR475LE
September 21, 2014
A man holds up a sign during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A man holds up a sign during a demonstration in Buenos Aires
A man holds up a sign during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires September 21, 2014. The demonstration was part of the People's Climate March, held in cities around the world such as Rio de Janeiro and New York ahead of Tuesday's United Nations-hosted summit in New York to discuss reducing carbon emissions that threaten the environment. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT CIVIL UNREST)
ARGENTINA-CLIMATECHANGE/MARCH
RTR475LA
September 21, 2014
A woman writes "People's Climate March - Argentina" on a sign during a demonstration outside the Galileo...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A woman writes "People's Climate March - Argentina" on a sign during a demonstration in Buenos Aires
A woman writes "People's Climate March - Argentina" on a sign during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires September 21, 2014. The demonstration was part of the People's Climate March, held in cities around the world such as Rio de Janeiro and New York ahead of Tuesday's United Nations-hosted summit in New York to discuss reducing carbon emissions that threaten the environment. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT CIVIL UNREST)
ARGENTINA-CLIMATECHANGE/MARCH
RTR475L4
September 21, 2014
A woman holds up a sign that reads "Against Climate Change" during a demonstration outside the Galileo...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A woman holds up a sign that reads "Against Climate Change" during a demonstration in Buenos Aires
A woman holds up a sign that reads "Against Climate Change" during a demonstration outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium in Buenos Aires, September 21, 2014. The demonstration was part of the People's Climate March, held in cities around the world such as Rio de Janeiro and New York ahead of Tuesday's United Nations-hosted summit in New York to discuss reducing carbon emissions that threaten the environment. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: SOCIETY ENVIRONMENT CIVIL UNREST)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5GW
March 30, 2014
A man (center row, 3rd R) looks at his mobile phone as people hold candles outside the Galileo Galilei...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People hold candles outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos Aires
A man (center row, 3rd R) looks at his mobile phone as people hold candles outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5FT
March 30, 2014
A couple takes a 'selfie' while holding candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A couple takes a 'selfie' while holding candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium...
A couple takes a 'selfie' while holding candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5FB
March 30, 2014
People, dressed as movie characters Freddy Krueger (L) and Jason from "Friday the 13th", pose for a picture...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People, dressed as movie characters Freddy Krueger and Jason from "Friday the 13th", pose outside the...
People, dressed as movie characters Freddy Krueger (L) and Jason from "Friday the 13th", pose for a picture outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5EF
March 30, 2014
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos...
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos Aires, March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5EE
March 30, 2014
A child dressed as Spiderman holds a candle as people gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A child holds a candle as people gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour...
A child dressed as Spiderman holds a candle as people gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos Aires, March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5DS
March 30, 2014
People hold candles as they stand next to a pond in front of the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People hold candles as they stand next to a pond in front of the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth...
People hold candles as they stand next to a pond in front of the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY TRAVEL)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5DP
March 30, 2014
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos...
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5DN
March 30, 2014
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos...
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5DM
March 30, 2014
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos...
People hold candles as they gather outside the Galileo Galilei planetarium to observe Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5CK
March 30, 2014
A general view of the Galileo Galilei planetarium after Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A general view of the Galileo Galilei planetarium after Earth Hour in Buenos Aires
A general view of the Galileo Galilei planetarium after Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY TRAVEL)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5CD
March 30, 2014
A general view of the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A general view of the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth Hour in Buenos Aires
A general view of the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY SOCIETY TRAVEL)
ARGENTINA/
RTR3J5CA
March 30, 2014
A combination picture shows the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth Hour (top) and after Earth Hour...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
A combination picture shows the Galileo Galilei planetarium during and after Earth Hour in Buenos Aires...
A combination picture shows the Galileo Galilei planetarium during Earth Hour (top) and after Earth Hour in Buenos Aires March 29, 2014. Lights go off around the world at 8.30pm local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to promote a sustainable future for the planet. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT ENERGY TRAVEL SOCIETY)
ITALY/
RTR2YMYQ
February 29, 2012
The signature of Galileo Galilei is seen on a document displayed during the exhibition "Lux in Arcana,...
Rome, Italy
The signature of Galileo Galilei is seen on a document displayed during an exhibition at the Capitoline...
The signature of Galileo Galilei is seen on a document displayed during the exhibition "Lux in Arcana, the Vatican secret Archives reveals itself" at the Capitoline Museums in Rome February 29, 2012. REUTERS/Tony Gentile (ITALY - Tags: RELIGION SOCIETY)
EXHIBITION-GALILEO/
RTXDL9J
April 03, 2009
A view of Galileo's handwritten description on his telescope as it is displayed at the Franklin Institute...
Philadelphia, UNITED STATES
A view of Galileo's handwritten description of his telescope at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia...
A view of Galileo's handwritten description on his telescope as it is displayed at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania April 1, 2009. The three-foot telescope used by the Italian astronomer Galileo, whose discoveries revolutionized astronomy, is the main attraction at an exhibition at the Franklin Institute. Picture taken April 1, 2009. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer (UNITED STATES SOCIETY SCI TECH)
ITALY-GALILEO/
RTR23R8W
January 22, 2009
The tomb of astronomer Galileo Galilei is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence January 22, 2009....
Florence, Italy
Tomb of astronomer Galileo is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence
The tomb of astronomer Galileo Galilei is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence January 22, 2009. Italian and British scientists want to exhume the body of 16th century astronomer Galileo for DNA tests to determine if his severe vision problems may have affected some of his findings. The scientists told Reuters on Thursday that DNA tests would help answer some unresolved questions about the health of the man known as the father of astronomy, whom the Vatican condemned for teaching that the earth revolves around the sun. REUTERS/Marco Bucco (ITALY)
ITALY-GALILEO/
RTR23QHU
January 22, 2009
The tomb (L) of astronomer Galileo Galilei is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence January 22,...
Florence, Italy
Tomb of astronomer Galileo is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence
The tomb (L) of astronomer Galileo Galilei is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence January 22, 2009. Italian and British scientists want to exhume the body of 16th century astronomer Galileo for DNA tests to determine if his severe vision problems may have affected some of his findings. The scientists told Reuters on Thursday that DNA tests would help answer some unresolved questions about the health of the man known as the father of astronomy, whom the Vatican condemned for teaching that the earth revolves around the sun. REUTERS/Marco Bucco (ITALY)
ITALY-GALILEO/
RTR23QHF
January 22, 2009
An 1851 statue of astronomer Galileo Galilei by sculptor Aristodemo Costoli is seen in the Uffizi art...
Florence, Italy
Statue of astronomer Galileo by sculptor Costoli is seen in the Uffizi art gallery in Florence
An 1851 statue of astronomer Galileo Galilei by sculptor Aristodemo Costoli is seen in the Uffizi art gallery in Florence January 22, 2009. Italian and British scientists want to exhume the body of 16th century astronomer Galileo for DNA tests to determine if his severe vision problems may have affected some of his findings. The scientists told Reuters on Thursday that DNA tests would help answer some unresolved questions about the health of the man known as the father of astronomy, whom the Vatican condemned for teaching that the earth revolves around the sun. EDITORIAL USE ONLY REUTERS/Marco Bucco (ITALY)
ITALY-GALILEO/
RTR23QGX
January 22, 2009
The tomb of astronomer Galileo Galilei is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence January 22, 2009....
Florence, Italy
Tomb of astronomer Galileo is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence
The tomb of astronomer Galileo Galilei is seen at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence January 22, 2009. Italian and British scientists want to exhume the body of 16th century astronomer Galileo for DNA tests to determine if his severe vision problems may have affected some of his findings. The scientists told Reuters on Thursday that DNA tests would help answer some unresolved questions about the health of the man known as the father of astronomy, whom the Vatican condemned for teaching that the earth revolves around the sun. REUTERS/Marco Bucco (ITALY)
ITALY-GALILEO/
RTR23QGN
January 22, 2009
A tourist views the tomb of astronomer Galileo Galilei at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence January...
Florence, Italy
Tourist views the tomb of astronomer Galileo at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence
A tourist views the tomb of astronomer Galileo Galilei at the Santa Croce basilica in Florence January 22, 2009. Italian and British scientists want to exhume the body of 16th century astronomer Galileo for DNA tests to determine if his severe vision problems may have affected some of his findings. The scientists told Reuters on Thursday that DNA tests would help answer some unresolved questions about the health of the man known as the father of astronomy, whom the Vatican condemned for teaching that the earth revolves around the sun. REUTERS/Marco Bucco (ITALY)
ITALY-GALILEO/
RTR23QGL
January 22, 2009
A tourist views the 1635 portrait of astronomer Galileo Galilei (centre R) by Dutch painter Justus Sustermans...
Florence, Italy
Tourist views 1635 portrait of astronomer Galileo by Dutch painter Sustermans in the Palazzo Pitti art...
A tourist views the 1635 portrait of astronomer Galileo Galilei (centre R) by Dutch painter Justus Sustermans in the Palazzo Pitti art gallery in Florence January 22, 2009. Italian and British scientists want to exhume the body of 16th century astronomer Galileo for DNA tests to determine if his severe vision problems may have affected some of his findings. The scientists told Reuters on Thursday that DNA tests would help answer some unresolved questions about the health of the man known as the father of astronomy, whom the Vatican condemned for teaching that the earth revolves around the sun. REUTERS/Marco Bucco (ITALY)
ARGENTINA/
RTX7JK4
July 01, 2008
People attend the reunion concert of Argentine band Fabulosos Cadillacs outside Galileo Galilei planetarium...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
People attend the reunion concert of the Argentine band Fabulosos Cadillacs outside Galileo Galilei planetarium...
People attend the reunion concert of Argentine band Fabulosos Cadillacs outside Galileo Galilei planetarium in a park in Buenos Aires, July 1, 2008. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci (ARGENTINA)
USA/
RTX6VNV
June 13, 2008
Thomas Lecky, department head of books and manuscripts at Christie's, holds a book with sketches of the...
New York, UNITED STATES
Lecky, department head of books and manuscripts at Christie's, holds a book with sketches of the moon...
Thomas Lecky, department head of books and manuscripts at Christie's, holds a book with sketches of the moon by Galileo Galilei during a preview at Christie's auction house in New York June 13, 2008. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES)
ARGENTINA NEW YEAR
RTRIXOJ
December 25, 2004
Fireworks explode in the sky behind Argentina's Galileo Galilei planetarium, in Buenos Aires, December...
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Fireworks explode near Argentina's planetarium in Buenos Aires.
Fireworks explode in the sky behind Argentina's Galileo Galilei planetarium, in Buenos Aires, December 25, 2004. The event was held by the Buenos Aires City Hall as part of Christmas and New Year festivities. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian EM
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