Pisa, Italy - March 28, 2006 -- Top 3 levels and the bell tower of the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, Italy on March 28, 2006.  The tower, which tilts or leans 17 feet, 6 inches (5.4 meters) from vertical, was begun in 1173 and completed in 1350.  Galileo Galilei an Italian scientist who was born in Pisa, formulated the basic law of falling bodies, which he verified by careful measurements by dropping objects from the top of the tower..Credit: Ron Sachs / CNP
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Leaning Tower of Pisa
Pisa, Italy - March 28, 2006 -- Top 3 levels and the bell tower of the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Pisa, Italy on March 28, 2006. The tower, which tilts or leans 17 feet, 6 inches (5.4 meters) from vertical, was begun in 1173 and completed in 1350. Galileo Galilei an Italian scientist who was born in Pisa, formulated the basic law of falling bodies, which he verified by careful measurements by dropping objects from the top of the tower..Credit: Ron Sachs / CNP

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Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 28 Mar 2006
Location: Pisa Italy
Credit: Ron Sachs - CNP
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