SCIENTISTS
 

"If I have seen further it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants."

--- Isaac Newton




General science/scientists sites:

 Medieval Astronomy to the Scientific Revolution

 Alphabetical Listing -- from Eric Weisstein's World of Scientific Biography

 People: Biographies from Windows to the Universe

 A Science Odyssey People and Discoveries People
 


Nicolaus Copernicus
Francis Bacon
William Harvey
Joseph Priestly
Tycho Brahe
Johannes Kepler
Isaac Newton
Robert Hooke
Antoine Lavoisier
Carolus Linnaes
Galileo Galilei
Andreas Vesalius
Robert Boyle
Marie Lavoisier
Anton von Leeuwenhoek

 Nicolaus Copernicus:

 Copernicus : Detailed site.

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Nicolaus Copernicus

 Copernicus, Nicolas : From the  the Galileo Project.

 Copernicus - Polish Cleric and Astronomer

Nicolaus Copernicus Museum in Frombork : Brief timeline.

 The Scientists: Nicolas Copernicus.

 Biography - Nicolaus Copernicus

 Nicolaus Copernicus

 The Copernican Model: A Sun-Centered Solar System

 Quotations by Copernicus

 Copernicus, Nicholaus (1473-1543) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Nicolaus Copernicus - Wikipedia

 Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543)



 Johannes Kepler:

Kepler

 Johannes Kepler: His Life, His Laws and Times

 Kepler's Laws with animation : Cool graphics.

 Johannes Kepler: The Laws of Planetary Motion

 Johannes Kepler

 Johannes Kepler : Quite extensive lecture.

 Astronomy: Cool powerpoint lecture on Kepler and his many laws.

 Kepler, Johannes : Very concise.

 Kepler, Johannes (1571-1630) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Encyclopedia.com - Results for Kepler, Johannes

 Johannes Kepler

 Johannes Kepler

 Johannes Kepler : Very complete.



Galileo Galilei:

 The Galileo Project  : a hypertext source of information on the life and work of Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) and the science of his time.

 galileo galilei : Interesting student site.  Lots of information.

 Galileo

 Galileo, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Galileo"

 IMSS - Multimedia Catalogue - Biography Galileo GALILEI : Nice site.

 Galileo Museum in Florence : This has
everything, including Galileo's forefinger.

 Galileo and the Telescope and  Life of Galileo : Extensive lecture notes by Michael Fowler.

 Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Galileo, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Galileo"

 Galileo Galilei - Italian Astronomer and Physicist

 Galileo Galilei

 Museum - Galileo Galilei

 Galileo Galilei

 History of Psychology : Galileo

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Galileo Galilei

 Modern History Sourcebook: The Crime of Galileo: Indictment and Abjuration of 1633 : PRIMARY SOURCE

 Modern History Sourcebook: Galileo: Letter to Grand Duchess: PRIMARY SOURCE

 The Galileo Affair

 Galileo [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]

 GALILEO Galilei Portraits Iconography

 Francis Bacon:

 Francis Bacon Correspondence Project

 BBC - History - Francis Bacon (1561 - 1626)

 Francis Bacon (1561-1626). : Fantastic site.

 Bacon, Francis (1561-1626) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Bacon, Francis, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Bacon, Francis"

 Sir Francis Bacon (1561-1626)

Bacon, Francis, English philosopher

 Rawley's Life of Bacon : Primary source

Francis Bacon Image Gallery

 Francis Bacon

 Francis Bacon [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]

 WebMuseum: Bacon, Francis

 Francis Bacon (1561-1626).

 Sir Francis Bacon's New Advancement of Learning Bacon is ...

 The Works of Sir Francis Bacon : Primary source.

 Bacon, Francis, English philosopher. The Columbia Encyclopedia ...


Isaac Newton:

Isaac Newton Project

 The Sir Isaac Newton Home Page : Very comprehensive and well organised site at the University of Kentucky, with lots of scientific information and a detailed introduction to Newton's manuscripts.

 Sir Isaac Newton - newton.org.uk : Huge site!

 Isaac Newton , How Newton Built on Galileo's Ideas  : Extensive lecture notes by Michael Fowler.

 Newton, Isaac (1642-1727) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Newton, Sir Isaac, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Newton, Sir Isaac"

 Newton, Isaac : From the Catalog of the Scientific Community

 Sir Isaac Newton (1642 - 1727) : Detailed and authoritative biography with high mathematical content.

Newton's `Principia': Book Two, Lemma II (English) : Primary source.
 

 Newton : Excellent biography with lots of links to related topics and a detailed list of references. Part of the MacTutor History of Mathematics archive at the University of St Andrews.

Andreas Vesalius:

Vesalius (1514-1564) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Vesalius, Andreas, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Vesalius, Andreas"

 Andreas Vesalius : Brief.

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Andreas Vesalius

 Images from Andreas Vesalius' De Humani Corporis Fabrica, ...

 Famous Belgians - Andreas Vesalius

 No. 325: Andreas Vesalius

 BBC Online - Local Heroes - Biographies - Andreas Vesalius and  BBC Medicine Through Time - Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564)

 Andreas Vesalius

 Andreas Vesalius

 ANDREAS VESALIUS (15 14-1564)

 Encyclopedia.com - Results for Vesalius, Andreas

 June '97 MED Cover Story : Andreas Vesalius

 Antiqua Medicina: vesalius



William Harvey:

 Harvey, William (1578-1657) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 William Harvey

 William Harvey (1578 - 1657)

 Harvey, William, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Harvey, William"

 Translated version of William Harvey: Physician, Anatom, and Physiologist : Good info.

 The Scientists: William Harvey (1578-1657).

 No. 336 William Harvey

 BBC Medicine Through Time - William Harvey (1578-1657)

 History of Psychology : William Harvey

Modern History Sourcebook: William Harvey (1578-1657): On The ... : PRIMARY SOURCE

Robert Hooke:

Robert Hooke Website

 Hooke, Robert (1635-1703) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Robert Hooke : Nice site.

 Seeing Further, The Legacy of Robert Hooke

 Robert Hooke

 Robert Hooke Biography

 No. 183: Robert Hooke

 BBC Online - Today - Radio4 - Robert Hooke

 Robert Hooke

 England's Leonardo - Robert Hooke

 Robert Hooke :  COOL student created website.




Robert Boyle:

 The Life and Thought of Robert Boyle :  Extensive site.

 Robert Boyle Home Page

 ROBERT BOYLE

 Robert Boyle

 Robert Boyle's Sceptical Chymist (1661) : Read The Sceptical Chymist
               for yourself! This site features
               Boyle's book in its entirety,
               scanned from a first-printing copy,
               from the University of
               Pennsylvania.  PRIMARY SOURCE

 Robert Boyle

 The Robert Boyle Project : from
               the Department of History,
               Birkbeck College, University of
               London.

 Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Boyle, Robert, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Boyle, Robert"

JosephPriestley:

 Priestley, Joseph (1733-1804) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Joseph Priestley : Great site.

 Joseph Priestley, 1733-1804 : from "Lectures on Modern European
               Intellectual History" by Steven Kreis.

 Joseph Priestley : Considerations on the Doctrine of Phlogiston and the Decomposition of Water: 1796 summary of reasons to doubt the new antiphlogistic theory and retain that of phlogiston. PRIMARY SOURCE

 Joseph Priestley on Making Carbonated Water

 Joseph Priestley

 Brief Biography of Joseph Priestley : Actually, it's pretty big.

 Priestley, Joseph, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Priestley, Joseph"

 JOSEPH PRIESTLEY

 Modern History Sourcebook: Joseph Priestley: The Discovery of Oxygen

 Joseph Priestley, 1733-1804

 No. 209: Joseph Priestley

 Joseph Priestley

Antoine Lavoisier:

 Lavoisier, Antoine (1743-1794) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent"

 Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier

 Sportscience History Makers - Antoine Laurent Lavoisier

 Lavoisier's Friends

 Antoine Lavoisier : Primary source.

Marie Lavoisier:

 No. 1673: Marie Lavoisier

 CONTRIBUTIONS OF WOMEN TO NAMED THINGS IN CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS

 Lavoisier, Marie Paulze (1758-1836)

Web magazine for children - Marie Lavoisier

Alchemy

Library.stanford.edu/Marie Lavoisier

 History of Women and Science, Health, and Technology

Tycho Brahe:

Tycho Brahe by Michael Fowler : Quite extensive lecture.

 Brahe, Tycho (1546-1601) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Brahe, Tycho, an Encarta Encyclopedia Article Titled "Brahe, Tycho"

 The Galileo Project | Science | Tycho Brahe

 Tycho Brahe Homepage Referral

 Tycho Brahe.com ­ English version

 The Observations of Tycho Brahe

 Tycho Brahe

Tycho Brahe

 Astronomiæ instauratæ mechanica by Tycho Brahe

 Tycho Brahe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

 Tycho Brahe - Danish Father of Modern Astronomy

 Tycho Brahe Homepage

 Tycho Brahe Biography

 Famous Astronomers: Tycho Brahe

 Understanding the Universe - DiscoverySchool.com

 Brahe

Carolus Linnaeus:

 Linnaeus, Carolus (1707-1778) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Carl Linnaeus

 Carolus Linnaeus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

 Malaspina.org - Carolus Linnaeus

 Lefalophodon: Carolus Linnaeus

 Linnaeus, Carolus. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001

Carolus Linnaeus

 Carolus Linnaeus

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Human Race

 EDUCATION PLANET - 21 Web Sites for Carolus Linnaeus

 Carolus Linnaeus

Anton van Leeuwenhoek:

 van Leeuwenhoek, Anton (1632-1723) -- from Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Scientific Biography

 Anton van Leeuwenhoek

 Microscope History

The Galileo Project

 MSN Encarta - Anton Van Leeuwenhoek

 Red Gold . Innovators & Pioneers . Anton van Leeuwenhoek| PBS

 Anton van Leeuwenhoek

 Anton Van Leeuwenhoek - Biography of Anton Van Leeuwenhoek

 Anton van Leeuwenhoek - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

 Anton_van_Leeuwenhoek

 Welcome To The World Of Cells

 Anton van Leeuwenhoek

 WAW Moll Antonie van Leeuwenhoek