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The Scientific Revolution

By Raiden Kurisu

Galileo Galilei

Discovered Jupiter´s four moons

¨All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.¨ 

Francis Bacon

 

Created the scientific method

¨If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts he shall end in certainties.¨

John Wallis

Created the infinity symbol

Contributed to triginometry, calculus, and geometry

¨Whereas Nature does not admit of more than three dimensions ... it may justly seem very improper to talk of a solid ... drawn into a fourth, fifth, sixth, or further dimension.¨

William Harvey

First person to accurately describe the function of the heart and circulatory system

¨All we know is still infinitely less than all that remains unknown.¨
 
 

Isaac Newton

Created the three laws of motion

 

Formulated the universal law of gravitation

 

Discovered infinitesimal calculus

¨If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.¨