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Science in the Ancient World I
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A. N. Whitehead aether animals Aristotle astronomy atomic theory atomic weight atoms became belief body Cambridge carbon cells centimetre century chemical chemistry chieﬂy Christian colour concepts Darwin deﬁned deﬁnite Descartes developed discovery doctrine Earth Eddington effect electric electric charge electrons elements energy especially evolution experimental experiments explain facts ﬁeld ﬁgure ﬁnd ﬁrst force Galileo gravitational Greek heat Hipparchus hydrogen ideas induction inﬂuence knowledge known later laws light logical London magnetic man’s mass mathematical matter measured mechanical mechanical philosophy mediaeval mental metaphysical method mind modern molecules motion mystery religions natural selection nebulae Neo-Platonism Newton nineteenth observation obtained orbit organic particles passed phenomena philosophy physical physiology plants Plato principle problem produced quantity quantum radiation radio-active rays reality religion Scholasticism scientiﬁc seems showed space speciﬁc stars structure substance temperature theory thought tion Universe velocity waves weight