the action of enlightening or the state of being enlightened

How the Enlightment began

The Enlightenment took place during the 1700s.Enlightenment philosphers used reason and logic,much as scientists were doing.These thinkers, studied human nature and suggested ways to improve their world.

Galileo Galilei,Isaac Newton

Galileo Galilei, was an Italian astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician who played a major role in the scientific revolution during the Renaissance.

Sir Isaac Newton PRS was an English physicist and mathematician who is widely recognised as one of the most influential scientists of all time and as a key figure in the scientific revolution.