Seeing What Galileo Saw - by David Zax

Boston, MA, June 10, 2011 --( New Word City LLC announces the publication of Seeing What Galileo Saw, a new eBook by journalist and Smithsonian contributor David Zax.

Four hundred years ago, the Italian scientist Galileo Galilei looked into space and changed our view of the universe. Here’s award-winning journalist David Zax on the invention of the telescope. “From that ugly old cylinder,” he writes, “came the profound idea that we are part of something much larger.

About The Author

David Zax is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn. A frequent contributor to Smithsonian magazine, where he writes on science, history, and the arts, he has also written for Slate, Salon, Wired, The Wall Street Journal, and other publications.

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