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    Brian Blake
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    Did anyone know that Dante’s Divine Comedy was based on Aristotle’s vision of the universe?

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    Andy Sawers
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    No, but I read that Galileo gave a lecture in which he tried to calculate the size of Dante’s Inferno and of Lucifer.

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