In 1665 Robert (a monk) looked at a dead cork and thought it looked like cells where he lived, in a monastery
Anton van Leeuwenhoek
This famous scientist was the first one to describe living things.
He looked at a drop of pond water under a microscope. He was amazed that there was a lot more to pond water that he had thought he magnified it 300 times . He noticed that they where tiny unicellular organisms
In 1839 Theodor,a German botanist stated that animals have cells to.
matthias was a german botonist when he discovored that plants are made up of cells too. This was discovored in 1838
In 1855 he stated that all living things come from living things at the time. He also said disease cells come from healthy cells.