And Yet It Moves refers to the Italian phrase E pur si muove, attributed to the Italian mathematician, physicist and philosopher Galileo Galilei. It is said he muttered the phrase after being forced to recant in 1633, before the Inquisition, his belief that the Earth moves around the Sun. More information about it can be found in the related links section.

Contributed by Sciere (511076) on Apr 06, 2009. [revised by : Patrick Bregger (210512)]. -- edit trivia