Galileo affair
The Galileo affair (Italian: Processo a Galileo Galilei) was a sequence of events, beginning around 1610, culminating with the trial and condemnation of Galileo Galilei by the Roman Catholic Inqui...
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Cesare Cremonini (philosopher)
Cesare Cremonini, sometimes Cesare Cremonino ([ˈtʃezare kremoˈnini]; 22 December 1550 – 19 July 1631) was an Italian professor of natural philosophy, working rationalism (against revelation) and Arist...
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Catholic Church and evolution
Since the publication of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species in 1859, the attitude of the Catholic Church on the theory of evolution has slowly been refined. Early contributions to the developme...
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José Antonio de Alzate y Ramírez
José Antonio de Alzate y Ramírez (21 November 1737 – 2 February 1799 ) was a Novohispanic priest, scientist, historian, cartographer, and journalist. He was born in Ozumba in 1737. He studied ...
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Vincenzo Maculani
Vincenzo Maculani (11 September 1578 - 16 February 1667) was an Italian Catholic Cardinal, inquisitor and military architect. He was known as a severe man, harsh and without compassion, who preferred ...
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Pontifical Academy of Sciences
The Pontifical Academy of Sciences (Italian: Pontificia accademia delle scienze, Latin: Pontificia Academia Scientiarum) is a scientific academy of the Vatican, established in 1936 by Pope Piu...
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Nicolò Arrighetti
Nicolò Arrighetti (March 17, 1709 – January 31, 1767) was an Italian professor of natural philosophy. He was born in Florence, Italy in 1709. On October 21, 1724 he became a member of the Soci...
José María Algué
José María Algué, SJ (29 December 1856 - 27 May 1930), was a Spanish Roman Catholic priest and meteorologist in the observatory of Manila. He invented the barocyclonometer, the nephoscope and a kind o...
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Daniel William Cahill
Daniel William Cahill (November 28, 1796 – October 28, 1864) was a Roman Catholic preacher, lecturer, writer and educator in Ireland and the United States.He was born at Ashfield, Arless, Queens...
List of Roman Catholic cleric–scientists
This is a list of Roman Catholic clerics throughout history who have made contributions to science, mostly during periods of Church domination of public life. These cleric-scientists include Nicolaus ...
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Jan Brożek
Jan Brożek (Ioannes Broscius, Joannes Broscius or Johannes Broscius; 1 November 1585 – 21 November 1652) was a Polish polymath: a mathematician, astronomer, physician, poet, writer, musician and recto...
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Giovanni Francesco Sagredo
Giovanni Francesco Sagredo (1571– 5 March 1620) was a Venetian mathematician and close friend of Galileo, who wrote:Many years ago I was often to be found in the marvelous city of Venice, in dis...
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Vatican Observatory
The Vatican Observatory (Specola Vaticana) is an astronomical research and educational institution supported by the Holy See. Originally based in the Roman College of Rome, its headquarters are now in...
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Robert Sungenis
Robert A. Sungenis (born 1955) is an American Catholic author of apologetic and polemical works critiquing the Protestant doctrines of Faith Alone and Scripture Alone. He is the founder and president ...
List of Catholic scientists
Many Catholics, both clerics and laypersons alike, have made significant contributions to the development of science and mathematics from the Middle Ages to today. These scientists include Galileo Gal...
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Filippo Salviati
Filippo Salviati (1582 – 22 March 1614) was an Italian scientist and astronomer from a noble Florentine family. He was a senator of Florence and a member of the Accademia dei Lincei.In his friend Gali...
Copernicus
Nicolaus Copernicus (/koʊˈpɜrnɪkəs, kə-/; Polish:  Mikołaj Kopernik ; German: Nikolaus Kopernikus; 19 February 1473 – 24 May 1543) was a Renaissance mathematician and astronomer...
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Francesco Castracane degli Antelminelli
Francesco Castracane degli Antelminelli (b. Fano, Italy, 19 July 1817; d. Rome 27 March 1899) was an Italian naturalist. He was educated at the Jesuits' school in Reggio Emilia, and was ordained pries...
Providentissimus Deus
Providentissimus Deus, "On the Study of Holy Scripture", was an encyclical issued by Pope Leo XIII on 18 November 1893. In it, he reviewed the history of Bible study from the time of the Church Father...
Condemnations of 1210–1277
The Condemnations at the medieval University of Paris were enacted to restrict certain teachings as being heretical. These included a number of medieval theological teachings, but most importantly the...
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Giordano Bruno
Giordano Bruno ([dʒorˈdano ˈbruno]; Latin: Iordanus Brunus Nolanus; 1548 – 17 February 1600), born Filippo Bruno, was an Italian Dominican friar, philosopher, mathematician, poet, and astrologer. ...
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Giacopo Belgrado
Giacopo Belgrado, (Udine November 16, 1704; died in the same city, March 26, 1789) Italian Jesuit and natural philosopher.Giacopo belonged to a noble family and received his education at Padua. He ent...
List of Catholic creationist organisations
This is a list of Roman Catholic creationist organisations.
Circle Scientifique et Historique (CESHE), was founded in 1971 in Belgium to preserve and disseminate the work of French scholar Fernand...
Life of Galileo
Life of Galileo (German: Leben des Galilei), also known as Galileo, is a play by the twentieth-century German dramatist Bertolt Brecht with incidental music by Hanns Eisler.The first version of th...
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Pontifical Academy of Archaeology
The Pontifical Academy of Archaeology (or Pontificia Accademia Romana di Archeologia) is an academic honorary society established in Rome by the Catholic Church for the advancement of Christian archae...
Christian of Prachatice
Christian of Prachatice (Czech: Křišťan z Prachatice) (1360–1368, Prachatice, Kingdom of Bohemia – 4 September 1439, Prague, Kingdom of Bohemia) was a medieval Bohemian astronomer, mathematician a...
And Yet It Moves
And Yet It Moves is a platform video game developed by independent developer Broken Rules. The game was released for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux on April 2, 2009, and a Wii port was release...
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