Brian Roemmele (@BrianRoemmele) Tweeted:
It was November 30th, 1609 and these drawings were deemed unpublishable and crime.
They contributed to life in prison for the person drawing them.
These are Galileo Galilei’s hand drawn observations of the Moon viewed trough a device deem illegal to point to the night sky. https://t.co/Yf41jCF8vY