Optics began with the development of lenses by the ancient Egyptians and
Mesopotamians, ... If this were true, then one could see during the night just as
well as during the day, so Empedocles .... ...
A history of the microscope starting with use of a simple lens in ancient times to ...
During that historic period known as the Renaissance, after the "dark" Middle ...
The invention of the microscope was very important to the Renaissance period. It
lead to curiosity about human anatomy, organisms and disease and bacteria.
The same dispute applies to who invented the microscope. ... Then, during the
1590's, two Dutch spectacle makers, Zacharias Jansen and his father Hans ...
The first mechanical clock was invented in the early 1300's. ... During the 1600's
the metallic gear, or toothed wheel, and the use of the screw in assembling the
clocks were first ... Lenses ( Microscope and Telescope) telescope.gif (1059
A timeline of microscope history including the first microscopes, Zaccharias
Janssen ... During the 1st century AD (year 100), glass had been invented and
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The Renaissance was a cultural movement that took place in Europe during the
period between 14th and ... 1590 Compound microscope invented by Zacharias.
Both the microscope and the telescope were invented during the Renaissance.
This was due to improvements in making lenses. These improved lenses also ...
In this article we are going to explore the most important inventions during this ....
It is believed that the father invented the microscope and the son developed it, ...
During the Renaissance, small glass lenses replaced the water. ... Electron
microscopes were developed in the 1930s, acoustic microscopes in the 1970s,