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The Pontifical Academy of Science

Nature volume 139, page 257 (06 February 1937) | Download Citation



T7EDERICO CESI of the Princes of Acquasparta, JL John Heck, a Dutchman, Francesco Stelluti of Fabriano and Anastasio de Filiis, Count-Palatino of Terni, founded at Rome on August 17, 1603, an Academy of Science and called it the Lynceorum philosophorum Or do sen Consessus sen Academia with the motto: Sagacius ista. Galileo Galilei joined it after 1610.

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