Project 3

Project 3

Published on 18 May 2023
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Transcript
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It corrected the beliefs of the Greek and Egyptian astronomers led by Aristotle and Ptolemy.
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He is the most famous and influential Greek Philosopher. He founded a school at Lyceum near Athens, with a library, zoo and lavish research equipment bought by his one time pupil, Alexander the Great.
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WHO IS ARISTOTLE?
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His writings cover many subjects including physics, biology, zoology, metaphysics, logic, ethics, aesthetics, poetry, theatre, music, rhetoric, psychology, linguistics, economics, politics and government.
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His philosophy has exerted a unique influence on almost every form of knowledge in the West and it continues to be a subject of contemporary philosophical discussion up to these days.
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Aristotle believed that the planets and the sun orbited the Earth
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OBSERVATIONS:
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- no sign that the earth    was in motion - no perpetual wind blewn    over the surface of the Earth - and a ball thrown straight up    into air doesn't land behind    the thrower