The scientific method welcome to the wikibook about the scientific method this book is a wiki, and may be freely edited by all users this book is released under the terms of the gfdl. One must choose to be a person of learning, science, and reason, or choose to embrace religion, dogma, and faith alone on this view, the church opposes science, and if one embraces science, then one ought to reject the church. Galileo academy of science and technology, formerly known as galileo high school, is a public high school located between the russian hill and marina district neighborhoods of san francisco, ca the school is a.
Aristotle, galileo, and pasteur can be said to have contributed significantly, each in his own way, to the development of “the scientific method” discuss what is the scientific method in general, this method has three parts, which we might call (1) gathering evidence, (2) making a hypothesis, and. Biography: where did aristotle grow up aristotle was born in northern greece in the city of stagira around the year 384 bc he grew up as part of the aristocracy as his father, nicomachus, was the doctor to king amyntas of macedonia. Galileo galilei was an italian phycist and astronomer he was in pisa on february 15,1564galileo's father vincenzo galilei, was a well known musician vincenzo decided that his son should become a doctor. Galileo remained a devout catholic throughout his life affiliation: catholic it is known to everyone that galileo was denounced to the inquisition in 1615 and that he was tried and condemned by the inquisition in 1633, living the rest of his life under house arrest.
Among countless other achievements, aristotle was the founder of formal logic, pioneered the study of zoology, and left every future scientist and philosopher in his debt through his contributions to the scientific method. Aristotle: contributed to the idea of the scientific method philosopher benjamin banneker: african-american clockmaker, inventor, astronomer, and surveyor who wrote one of the first almanacs and helped lay out the plan for washington dc. Galileo galilei was born on 15 february 1564 near pisa, the son of a musician he began to study medicine at the university of pisa but changed to philosophy and mathematics in 1589, he became professor of mathematics at pisa in 1592, he moved to become mathematics professor at the university of.
The scientific method is one and the same in all branches, and that method is the method of all logically trained minds — karl pearson. Pasteur founded the science of microbiology he is well known for the preventing and treatment of diseases as well for a process so milk and wine would not get the people sick called pasteurization. In addition to his religious accomplishments he also made significant scientific contributions as well he is noted for contributions to the study of scientific methodology influenced by albert, he saw physics as a discipline prior to metaphysics, and even necessary for the latter’s foundation.
The scientific method during the time of galileo, there weren't really scientists as we know them today people studied the works of the classical philosophers and thinkers such as aristotle they didn't run experiments or. S james press's scientific contributions while affiliated with university of california, riverside (and other places. Thales of miletus, engineer (c 624-546 bc) first sage of greece, he founded classical geometry and natural philosophyalchemists have claimed him as one of their own the theorem of thales (one of two) is about two triangles with parallel sides: the pyramid's shadow is to the pyramid what a man's shadow is to the man . Italian astronomer galileo galilei provided a number of scientific insights that laid the foundation for future scientists his investigation of the laws of motion and improvements on the telescope helped further the understanding of the world and universe around him.
Pasteur's systematic methods of research, scientific approach and insight revolutionized science the volume of his medical achievements marks him as the single most important figure in the history of medicine he made numerous discoveries but he is best remembered for his advocation of the germs theory and advancement in the causes. Galileo’s reliance on empirical knowledge led europe into the enlightenment, and established the scientific method, which is still regarded as the only satisfactory approach when it comes to the acquisition of knowledge about the natural world. 1 history™s battle between science, magic & faith the greek physician galen of pergamum rivals hippocrates in contributions to the development of.
Observation is the active acquisition of information from a primary source in living beings, observation employs the senses in science, observation can also involve the recording of data via the use of instruments. Pasteur, who is known as the founder of modern medicine and one of the founders of microbiology, was a actually a creationist who was attempting to disprove aristotle as a result of his work, humanity has been blessed with germ-free food through the process which has come to be known as “pasteurization” pasteur, who also discovered a cure. Known as the founder of microbiology, pasteur discovered the role of bacteria in fermentation his experiments with bacteria conclusively disproved the theory of spontaneous generation and led to the theory that infection is caused by germs.