The Royal Society of London

By Matthew Gegg

Origins

Established in 1660, the Members of the royal society of London worked to make new discoveries in the fields of science, technology, and medicine. It helped to establish the process of science, and the scientific method as its understood today.

Impact of the Society

Many of the great minds of history have been members of the Society. Some of these figures include: Robert Boyle, Francis Bacon, and Isaac Newton.