Secrets of the Dead

The Center of the Universe

Clip: Season 18 Episode 1 | 3m 46s Video has closed captioning.

In 1610, Galileo challenged the widely-accepted belief that the universe revolved around the earth, resulting in dramatic consequences from the Roman Catholic church.

Aired: 07/02/19

Rating: NR

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