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No, Galileo didn’t invent the telescope. Hans Lippershey swore that he did though

PortandTerminal.com, November 18, 2019 Who was the first person to create a telescope? It’s one of the most indispensable tools in maritime travel and astronomy, so it seems like the person who first came up with the idea would be well known. They’re not. AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS – It is a common misconception that Galileo invented the telescope. He didn’t. Who …

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