Scientific Revolution

Kevin M. 5th period

What was the change?

The Scientific Revolution was the change in intellectual thinking, and experimentation. This adaptation occurred mainly in Astronomy and Biology.
Turning Points in History - Scientific Revolution

Who were the people associated with the change?

Sir Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton was an English mathematician and physicist that discovered a universal force, gravity. He also discovered how light was refracted through a prism.


How did the change impact society at the time?

The Scientific Revolution ultimately changed the perspective of people and how they viewed the universe. It was also a blending of philosophers to form a cohesive experimental method, which gave way to logic, inductive reasoning, and hypothesis.


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

The Scientific Revolution significantly effected Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Astronomy. The laws and methods that all the great scientists created, define how we intellectually think and view the universe today.