Scientific Revolution

Juliee G. 3rd

What was the change?

A major change in the European thought, starting in the mid-1500's in which the study of the natural world began to be characterized by careful observation the questioning of accepted beliefs.


Born in England, Isaac Newton was a highly influential physicist, astronomer, mathematician, philosopher, alchemist and theologian. In 1687, Newton published Philosophae Naturalis Principia Mathematica, what is widely regarded to be one of the important books in the history of science. In it he describes universal gravitation and the three laws of motion, concepts that remained at the forefront of science for centuries after

How did the change impact society at the time?

Galileo- it changed the way people thought and made them want to know more about astronomy.

Nicolaus- made people wonder what else was in univers.

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