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2-Minute Stories: Women and science

by Kerry Magruder Seeking an easy way to enhance a lesson plan or activity with a historical dimension? 2-minute stories may help. This brochure relays five 2-minute stories about women and science from Galileo’s World related to mathematics, art, astronomy, … Continue reading

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Nine 2-minute stories from Galileo’s World

by Kerry Magruder Seeking an easy way to enhance a lesson plan or activity with a historical dimension? 2-minute stories may help. This brochure relays nine 2-minute stories from Galileo’s World related to mathematics, music, art, astronomy, engineering, natural history, … Continue reading

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A Guide to the Galleries: Galileo, Engineer (2/2)

 As I mentioned in the first post on Galileo, Engineer, part of the benefit of Galileo’s compass and corresponding manual is that it contributed to his financial gain. By becoming a mathematician, Galileo had chosen a field of study that was … Continue reading

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