Galileo: The Father of Modern Physics

“The universe is written in the language of mathematics.”
Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) was a multi-genius from the Italian Renaissance… Continue Reading

Martin Luther: The Reformer

Martin Luther is the father of Protestantism.
On October 31, 1517, the German priest Martin Luther (1483-1546)… Continue Reading

Kepler: The Revolution of the Planets

Kepler rode a wave of increased interest in science and reason.
Johannes Kepler (1571-1630) was a German astronomer who dramatically improved… Continue Reading

Gutenberg: The First Information Revolution

The printing press brought information and knowledge to ordinary people.
Johannes Gutenberg (1400-1469) was a German inventor who revolutionized the… Continue Reading

July 4 and the Declaration of Independence

What process did the colonies go through to get the Declaration of Independence approved?
Independence Day, or July 4, is when we celebrate separating… Continue Reading