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September 14, 2010

Galileo's Telescope

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Designed by Odoardo Fioravanti after the telescope built by Galileo in 1609.

"This instrument copies the original form, focal length (one meter), and construction material (wood)."

Magnifications: 67x, 80x, and 100x with three eyepieces (included).

"Eppur si muove."

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$390.

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Here's a little known treat,

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O8yEnu9_SGc

Posted by: Joe Peach | Sep 15, 2010 8:13:24 AM

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