Scientific Revolution

  • May 17, 1524

    Otto Brunfels

    Pandects of the Old and the New Testament
  • Franciscus Vieta

    gave the first notation of modern algebra
  • Francois Viete

    Invents Analytical Trigonometry
  • Francis Bacon

    Came up with the Scientific Method (Baconian Method)
  • Wilhelm Schickard

    invents the mechanical calculating machine
  • Cornelius Drebbel

    Dutch inventor who built the first navigable submarine
  • Evangelista Torricelli

    Invented the Barometer
  • Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz

    the binary number system, which is at the foundation of virtually all digital computers.
  • Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

    Improved the Microscope and was the first to see single celled organisms.
  • Sir Isaac Newton

    develops a reflecting quadrant.