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  • India launches satellite, moves closer to its own GPS

    Lycos News20 Jan 2016

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India successfully launched the fifth of a constellation of navigation satellites on Wednesday, as part of a program that will reduce dependency on the United States' Global Positioning System (GPS) and other networks.

  • Welcome to GALILEO

    www.galileo.usg.edu/welcome Welcome to GALILEO. Through GALILEO, Georgia citizens have access to authoritative, subscription-only information that isn't available through free search engines ...
  • Galileo Galilei - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galileo_Galilei His father was the musician Vincenzo Galilei. Galileo Galilei's mistress Marina Gamba (1570 – 21 August 1612?) bore him two daughters (Maria Celeste (Virginia, 1600 ...
  • Galileo - Astronomer, Scientist - Biography.com

    www.biography.com/people/galileo-9305220 The forefather of what we know today about motion, mass and astronomy, Galileo also dealt with accusations of heresy. Learn more at Biography.com.
    • The Galileo Project

      galileo.rice.edu The Galileo Project is a source of information on the life and work of Galileo Galilei (1564-1642). Our aim is to provide hypertextual information ...
    • Biography of Galileo Galilei - About.com Money

      inventors.about.com/od/gstartinventors/a/Galileo_Galilei.htm Galileo Galilei was born in Pisa, Italy on February 15, 1564. He was the oldest of seven children. His father was a musician and wool trader, who wanted ...
    • What is Galileo? / The future - Galileo / Navigation / Our ...

      www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Navigation/The_future_-_Galileo/What_is_Galileo Galileo is Europe’s own global navigation satellite system, providing a highly accurate, guaranteed global positioning service under civilian control.
    • Galileo Galilei: Biography, Inventions & Other Facts

      www.space.com/15589-galileo-galilei.html Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei made a number of inventions and discoveries that remain important to astronomy and science in general today.