scientific revolution

wade 3rd period

what was the change?

Of all the changes that swept over Europe in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, the most widely influential was an epistemological transformation that we call the "scientific revolution." In the popular mind, we associate this revolution with natural science and technological change, but the scientific revolution was, in reality, a series of changes in the structure of European thought itself: systematic doubt, empirical and sensory verification, the abstraction of human knowledge into separate sciences, and the view that the world functions like a machine

who were the people associated with the change?

Galileo Galilei who used instruments to observe nature and experiments to understand it`s live.Nicoloaus Copernicus heliocentric view published On Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres (1543) near his death.

Sir Isaac Newton

wrote the Principia on universal gravitation . systemformed 3 laws on planetary motion and decided to prove his findings through math


Johann Kepler

wrote the Principia on universal gravitation; universe was unified in one majestic. Tycho Brahe mass of scientific data from observation sused by Kepler

how did the change impact society at the time?

how did the change impact society at the time ?

it made things easier also more advance and creative,it change the way people live it made hard things easy