With a flourishing university network, esteemed natural philosopher, Galileo Galilei, has published work espousing the view that the sun—and not the earth—lies at the center of the cosmos, in contradiction to Christian scholasticism. The church calls for a trial to find him guilty of heresy. What is your position on the controversial scientist?
The trial will cost, but standing against the church would be a mistake.
The truth is the highest ideal. Gold from our coffers will go to defend Galileo—and others of his ilk.
Moving between our inventor workshops in strict disguise, Galileo will complete his work on cannon operations.