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Theories and discoveries
500 – 1 BC
Archimedes, Aristotle
Heliocentric theory, geometry
1 – 1300 AD
Al-hazen, Ptolemy in Egypt
Optics, geocentric theory
1301 – 1499
Leonardo de Vinci, Nicolas Cusanus
Earth is in motion,Occam’s Razor
1500 – 1599
Nicolaus Copernicus,Tycho Brahe
Heliocentric theory revived, astronomy
1600 – 1650
Galileo Galilei, Johannes Kepler
Telescope,laws of planetary motion
1651 – 1699
Isaac Newton, Robert Boyle
Newtons Laws, optics, Gas Laws
1700 – 1750
Daniel Bernoulli, Edmund Halley
Thermodynamics, corpuscular theory
1751 – 1799
Coulomb, Henry Cavendish
Gravitational constant, specific heats
1800 – 1830
Thomas Young, Michael Faraday
Interference of light, magnetic field
1831 – 1860
Lord Kelvin, James Clerk Maxwell
Theory of heat, Doppler Effect
1861 – 1899
Wilhelm Roentgen, Henri Becquerel
The ether, X-rays, radioactivity
1900 – 1920
Max Planck, Albert Einstein
Quantum Mechanics, special relativity
1921 – 1940
Enrico Fermi, Werner Heisenberg
Accelerators,uncertainty principle
1941 – 1960
Richard Feynman, Edward Teller
Nuclear Bomb, Lasers, the big bang
1961 – 1980
Murray Gell-Mann, Stephen Hawking
First man on the moon, black holes
1981 – 1999
Carlo Rubbia, Alan Guth
CERN, Hubble Space Telescope
2000 – Now
Michio Kaku, John Beamish
Tau Neutrino, Keck Telescope