The Scientific Revolution.

Alice D. 5th period

What was the change?

Long ago, people believed that Earth was the center of the universe. Further studies showed that the universe is much more complex than they thought, thus introducing them into a time period called The Scientific Revolution. The Scientific Revolution is a time where many things started to advance including knowledge of the outer space and many more things that we called "science" now-a-days.

The Scientific Revolution - white board animation

Who were the people associated with the change?

How did the change impact society at the time?

After the Dark Ages came the time periods of the Renaissance and The Scientific Revolution which drastically changed the impact of society at the time. After a time without education and literature, things greatly improved to the increase of schools in Europe, leading to more educated people. Pretty soon, people started to discover physics and science. All of this represented a step towards enlightenment and thinking to society back then. It also created a genuine in the way western people thought about the world.

How is that change evidenced in today's modern society?

Now-a-days, we use methods that has been stated by people centuries ago and without that change, we probably wouldn't have space explorations, technology, and many other things that impacts our everyday life today.