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By Guy Consolmagno

mixing memoir, technological know-how, background and theology, man Consolmagno takes us in this exploration of Vatican technology. We travel the Vatican's meteorite assortment and find out how astronomy progresses regardless of its dearth of tactile proof. It seeks to turn out that now not all faith is adverse to science.

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