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World ChangersMen Who Changed the World by Seeking Truth
The Ancient View of   the Universea Geocentric Perspective
Aristotle
Aristotle4th Century GreekPhilosopher
Aristotle4th Century GreekPhilosopherGeocentric View ofAstronomy
Aristotle4th Century GreekPhilosopherGeocentric View ofAstronomyThe sun, moon, andplanets had completelycircular orbits ar...
Ptolemy
Ptolemy2nd Century BC
Ptolemy2nd Century BCRoman Astronomer
Ptolemy2nd Century BCRoman AstronomerHe said that the planetsmoved in perfect circles,attached to perfectspheres, that all...
The Modern View of    the Universea Heliocentric Perspective
Copernicus
Copernicus16th Century AD
Copernicus16th Century ADPolish Astronomer
Copernicus16th Century ADPolish AstronomerTiring of thecumbersome andimprecise nature of thePtolemaic Model,began working ...
Copernicus
CopernicusDeveloped a heliocentric model of the universe- put the sun at the center of the universe
CopernicusDeveloped a heliocentric model of the universe- put the sun at the center of the universeIt explained the motion...
CopernicusDeveloped a heliocentric model of the universe- put the sun at the center of the universeIt explained the motion...
CopernicusDeveloped a heliocentric model of the universe- put the sun at the center of the universeIt explained the motion...
Tycho Brahe
Tycho BraheBorn in 1546 in Denmark
Tycho BraheBorn in 1546 in DenmarkAttempted to combinePtolemy and Copernicus’theories.
Tycho BraheBorn in 1546 in DenmarkAttempted to combinePtolemy and Copernicus’theories.Made some really uniqueobservations ...
Johannes Kepler
Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in Germany
Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in GermanyAccepted a heliocentric view ofthe universe
Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in GermanyAccepted a heliocentric view ofthe universeUsed Brahe’s observations tofigure out the...
Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in GermanyAccepted a heliocentric view ofthe universeUsed Brahe’s observations tofigure out the...
Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in GermanyAccepted a heliocentric view ofthe universeUsed Brahe’s observations tofigure out the...
Galileo Galilei
Galileo GalileiLived during the 17thcentury in Italy
Galileo GalileiLived during the 17thcentury in ItalyDeveloped the firsttelescopes
Galileo GalileiLived during the 17thcentury in ItalyDeveloped the firsttelescopesConfirmed that theuniverse did revolvearoun...
Galileo Galilei
Galileo Galilei The Roman Catholic Church determined he was a heretic
Galileo Galilei The Roman Catholic Church determined he was a heretic He was place under house arrest
Galileo Galilei The Roman Catholic Church determined he was a heretic He was place under house arrest His book was burned ...
Journal Assignment
Journal AssignmentMost of these men wentagainst popular thoughtduring their time.
Journal AssignmentMost of these men wentagainst popular thoughtduring their time.You have made an amazingscientific discove...
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    1. 1. World ChangersMen Who Changed the World by Seeking Truth
    2. 2. The Ancient View of the Universea Geocentric Perspective
    3. 3. Aristotle
    4. 4. Aristotle4th Century GreekPhilosopher
    5. 5. Aristotle4th Century GreekPhilosopherGeocentric View ofAstronomy
    6. 6. Aristotle4th Century GreekPhilosopherGeocentric View ofAstronomyThe sun, moon, andplanets had completelycircular orbits aroundthe Earth.
    7. 7. Ptolemy
    8. 8. Ptolemy2nd Century BC
    9. 9. Ptolemy2nd Century BCRoman Astronomer
    10. 10. Ptolemy2nd Century BCRoman AstronomerHe said that the planetsmoved in perfect circles,attached to perfectspheres, that all rotatedaround the Earth.
    11. 11. The Modern View of the Universea Heliocentric Perspective
    12. 12. Copernicus
    13. 13. Copernicus16th Century AD
    14. 14. Copernicus16th Century ADPolish Astronomer
    15. 15. Copernicus16th Century ADPolish AstronomerTiring of thecumbersome andimprecise nature of thePtolemaic Model,began working on atheory of his own.
    16. 16. Copernicus
    17. 17. CopernicusDeveloped a heliocentric model of the universe- put the sun at the center of the universe
    18. 18. CopernicusDeveloped a heliocentric model of the universe- put the sun at the center of the universeIt explained the motions of the planets.
    19. 19. CopernicusDeveloped a heliocentric model of the universe- put the sun at the center of the universeIt explained the motions of the planets.It took the Earth out of it’s spot as the centerof the universe.
    20. 20. CopernicusDeveloped a heliocentric model of the universe- put the sun at the center of the universeIt explained the motions of the planets.It took the Earth out of it’s spot as the centerof the universe.It expanded the size of the Universe.
    21. 21. Tycho Brahe
    22. 22. Tycho BraheBorn in 1546 in Denmark
    23. 23. Tycho BraheBorn in 1546 in DenmarkAttempted to combinePtolemy and Copernicus’theories.
    24. 24. Tycho BraheBorn in 1546 in DenmarkAttempted to combinePtolemy and Copernicus’theories.Made some really uniqueobservations of theuniverse that were usedlater by his assistant,Johannes Kepler.
    25. 25. Johannes Kepler
    26. 26. Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in Germany
    27. 27. Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in GermanyAccepted a heliocentric view ofthe universe
    28. 28. Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in GermanyAccepted a heliocentric view ofthe universeUsed Brahe’s observations tofigure out the elliptical orbits ofthe planets.
    29. 29. Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in GermanyAccepted a heliocentric view ofthe universeUsed Brahe’s observations tofigure out the elliptical orbits ofthe planets.Became an imperialmathematician and astronomer
    30. 30. Johannes KeplerBorn in 1571 in GermanyAccepted a heliocentric view ofthe universeUsed Brahe’s observations tofigure out the elliptical orbits ofthe planets.Became an imperialmathematician and astronomerDeveloped planetary laws ofmotion
    31. 31. Galileo Galilei
    32. 32. Galileo GalileiLived during the 17thcentury in Italy
    33. 33. Galileo GalileiLived during the 17thcentury in ItalyDeveloped the firsttelescopes
    34. 34. Galileo GalileiLived during the 17thcentury in ItalyDeveloped the firsttelescopesConfirmed that theuniverse did revolvearound the sun -Copernican Theory
    35. 35. Galileo Galilei
    36. 36. Galileo Galilei The Roman Catholic Church determined he was a heretic
    37. 37. Galileo Galilei The Roman Catholic Church determined he was a heretic He was place under house arrest
    38. 38. Galileo Galilei The Roman Catholic Church determined he was a heretic He was place under house arrest His book was burned and his sentence was read in every university
    39. 39. Journal Assignment
    40. 40. Journal AssignmentMost of these men wentagainst popular thoughtduring their time.
    41. 41. Journal AssignmentMost of these men wentagainst popular thoughtduring their time.You have made an amazingscientific discovery, but itgoes against popularbeliefs. What do you do?
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