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Use online videos to learn about how the Scientific Revolution revealed the roots of modern science. Use the video subtitles to improve Reading and Literacy skills .... simultaneously!

Use these World and European History videos entitled The History of The Scientific Revolution to study the development of a new way of thinking based on logic and experimentation, and uncover the roots of modern science.

Use these 3 online educational videos to examine the development of the Scientific Revolution and its relationship to the Enlightenment and the Industrial Revolution. Learn how the Scientific Revolution ushered in a new science based on observation, experimentation, analysis, and induction. Explore the advances made in mathematics, astronomy, magnetism, and electricity.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore the logic of Aristotelianism 'the prevailing science before the Scientific Revolution' and trace the rise of modern science from Copernicus to Galileo to Newton.
  • Trace the historical development of the Scientific Revolution and define its relationship to the ideals of the Enlightenment and the innovations of the Industrial Revolution.
  • Gain insight to the effects of the Scientific Revolution, an intellectual revolution that ushered in a new science, and new explanations for the nature of the physical world, based on observation, measurement, experimentation, mathematical analysis, and induction.
  • Outline discoveries and advancements made in mathematics, astronomy, and mechanics, and follow the invention of scientific instruments such as the compound microscope, the telescope, the thermometer, the air pump, the barometer, and the pendulum clock.
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