Impact on Today
- Historians disagreed on Galileo's role as the "Founder of the modern science"
- Some people douted that experiments played any role at all in the scientific development
- Galileo's real originality lays in the way approached certain problems
- Galileo never married
- He had two daughters
- Galileo was missing his middle finger off of his right hand
- Galileo was blind during the last year of his life