(Not So) Fun Fact: When The Catholic Church Forced Galileo To Recant

Fun facts about Galileo

Galileo Galilei was one the main scientists responsible for proving that the Earth revolves around the Sun, and not the other way around. The Catholic Church found his research to be against what’s said in scripture and forced Galileo to say his findings were false even though they were scientific fact.

Published by Adam (Neko Random)

Nerdy guy who loves video games, movies, history, tv, and trivia.

One thought on “(Not So) Fun Fact: When The Catholic Church Forced Galileo To Recant

  1. Galileo, perhaps my favorite person in history. What a mind, what a scientist, what a philosopher ~ His impact is profound, even today.

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