When Was the Scientific Revolution?


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The Scientific Revolution is the time period between the 1500s and the late 1800s when modern science was shaped through scientific innovations and achievements in multiple fields of study. The science community is not certain of the exact dates this revolution began.

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The scientific method, revelations about gravity and discoveries in astronomy were all prominent during this time period. The new developments in mathematics, astronomy, physics, biology and chemistry contributed to the changes happening in society during the Scientific Revolution. The knowledge about the inner workings of the human body, including the muscular system, was a great achievement during this period.

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