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The Scientist

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During the 300-year Renaissance, a new kind of investigator offered innovative answers to questions about the workings of nature. Dramatic readings, historical reenactments, and interviews with historians and scientists examine the lives and often controversial ideas of scientists Paracelsus, Copernicus, Kepler, Galileo, and Newton. Demonstrates how the Renaissance uncovered new ways to look at the world and so changed its shape.

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Runtime: 57 minutes

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    Shalisse C. (Oswego, IL)
    December 19th, 2018 at 09:14 AM

    Great video. It gets into many of they details necessary at the high school level.