Galileo's Fingers and Tooth Recovered by Collector

A tooth and two fingers of Galileo Galilei, the 17th century Italian astronomer, physicist, inventor and mathematician, have re-emerged from a lost wooden case, Florence's authorities announced today.
The macabre remains of the famous, once-damned astronomer were spotted at an auction in an unusual wooden case.

Full story byu Rossella Lorenzi on Discovery News



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