Johannes Kepler, Blaise Pasc, Isaac Newton, William Harvey, Simon Stevin. 

Scientisits of the Revolution

By: Sydney Maczka

"I much prefer the sharpest criticism of a single intelligent man to the thoughtless approval of the masses." - Johannes Kepler

Johannes Kepler

  • Major developments/Philosophy/Idea

  • Kepler’s three laws of planetary motion can be stated as follows:
  • (1) All planets move about the Sunin elliptical orbits, having the Sun as one of the foci.
  • (2) A radius vector joining any planet to the Sun sweeps out equal areas in equal lengths of time.
  • (3) The squares of the sidereal periods (of revolution) of the planets are directly proportional to the cubes of their mean distances from the Sun.
  • Kepler Conjecture.
  • Rudolphine Tables
  • Astronomia nova is a book, published in 1609, that contains the results of the astronomer Johannes Kepler's ten-year-long investigation of the motion of Mars.

Astromer 

 

 

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Blaise Pascal

 

Blaise Pascal

 

 
 "We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart." - Blaise Pasc
 
 

 

 

Blaise is know to have made several inventions in many different feilds. Such as Mathetmatics and the physics feild.

 

Inventions:

  • Pascal's Calculator
  • Adding Machine

Book:

  • The Pensées is a collection of fragments on theology and philosophy written by 17th-century philosopher and mathematician Blaise Pascal.

 

"Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction."

Experimentalist

"I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people."  - Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton

  • Major developments/Philosophy/Idea

  • Quotes

  • Any published materials

 

"There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die" -

William Harvey

William Harvey

  • Major developments/Philosophy/Idea

  • Quotes

  • Any published materials

 


"What seems mysterious can be understood." - Simon Stevin

 

 

Simon Stevin

  • Major developments/Philosophy/Idea

  • Quotes

  • Any published materials