Schiaparelli, Giovanni Virginio


schiaparelli, giovanni virginio

Italian astronomer and senator whose reports of groups of straight lines on Mars touched off much controversy on the possible existence of life on that planet.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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