The scientific revolution
people associated with the change?
- galileo The critical tradition began with Copernicus. It led directly to the work of Tycho Brahe, who measured stellar and planetary.
- copernicus Polish astronomer who proposed that the planets have the sun as the fixed point to which their motions are to be referred. that the earth is a planet which, besides orbiting the Sun annually, also turns once daily on its own axis.
- kepler German astronomer who discovered three major laws of planetary motion.