Galileo's Lens

Galileo's Lens

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Credit: GIANNI TORTOLI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: The objective lens with which Galileo discovered Jupiter and its planets. It was accidentally broken by Galileo himself. Museum of the History of Science, Florence, Italy.

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Keywords: broken, cracked, galileo, historic, history, lens, object, science, still life, telescope, telescopic

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