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Galileo's leaning tower experiment : a science adventure

Author: Wendy Macdonald; Matthew Arkin; Bruce Howard Zimmerman; Paolo Rui; Spoken Arts.
Publisher: [Holmes, N.Y.] : Spoken Arts, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Juvenile audience : English
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In Italy, 1589, Massimo drops lunch to his uncle from a bridge, so the food falls into his uncle's boat. One day, Galileo notices that the bread and wheel of cheese land in the boat at the same time. But Aristotle had said that heavy things fall at a faster rate than light ones. Will Galileo and Massimo be able to prove Aristotle's theory wrong?
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Galileo Galilei; Galileo Galilei
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Macdonald; Matthew Arkin; Bruce Howard Zimmerman; Paolo Rui; Spoken Arts.
ISBN: 9781570918698 1570918694
OCLC Number: 431393230
Notes: Book published: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 2009 ; illustrated by Paolo Rui.
Credits: Music by Bruce Zimmerman.
Performer(s): Narrated by Matthew Arkin.
Description: 1 sound disc (15 min., 45 sec.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (32 p. ; col. ill. ; 29 cm.)
Details: Compact disc.
Contents: Cut 1. Program with tones --
Cut 2. Program without tones.
Responsibility: Wendy Macdonald.

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In Italy, 1589, Massimo drops lunch to his uncle from a bridge, so the food falls into his uncle's boat. One day, Galileo notices that the bread and wheel of cheese land in the boat at the same time. But Aristotle had said that heavy things fall at a faster rate than light ones. Will Galileo and Massimo be able to prove Aristotle's theory wrong?

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