Scientific Revolution

Imoni W. 5th Period

What was the change ?

The change was the way people had viewed the world.

People started to question the theory that the Earth was the center of the universe.

An astronomer , Nicolaus Copernicus created the heliocentric model in which that he believed that the sun was the center of the universe.

After his theory, another astronomer, Johannes Kepler, proved Copernicus's theory to be true. A professor, Galileo Galiei made obseravtions about Aristole's theories about nature, which were proved to be wrong. Another professor, Isaac Newton, used the Law of universal gravitation for his theories.

Who were the people associated with the change ?

How did the change impact society at the time ?

It was characterized by the new ideas in physics, astronomy,biology,anatomy. It impacted the change in a new way of thinking. It had led to the discoveries of the Bible. It impacted the everyday lives and thoughts of people. It had chnaged the way western society viewed the ideas. It led to the discovery of several technologies. It led to scientists questioning the beliefs of the working universe.

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

Science had replaced Christianity. It created the use of new modern revolutions. The changing of views on nature and society. Created a social impact by changing the world and way of life through development of new technologies. Influenced the way individuals in society think about th enviroment.