SCIENTIFIC VIEW OF THE WORLD

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SCIENTIFIC VIEW OF THE WORLD - OLD SCIENCE- motion, cosmos, and human body - Aristotle - Ptolemy - Galen - Scholasticism - Aristolean-Ptolemaic View- earth lays at the center of the universe with everything revolving around it in perfect circles ADVANCES IN ASTRONOMY AND PHYSICS - Copernicus o On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres- everything revolved around sun - Brahe- Observations of comet paths aided future scientists - Kepler o Elliptical paths o Three Laws of Planetary motion - Galileo o Law of Falling Bodies o Empirical- observable by the senses o Starry Messenger- new outlook on astronomy- went against Papacy teachings - Newton o 3 laws of motion o Universal Law of Gravitation o Calculus- ADVANCES IN ANATOMY AND MEDICINE - Vesalius o The Structure of the Human Body- based on dissections and precise drawings - Harvey o Developed the modern theory of blood flow - Leeuwenhoek- microbiology o Improved Microscope - Boyle- Chemist- disagreed with concept of alchemy THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD: BACON AND DESCARTES - Bacon
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