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Renaissance: Inventions, Discoveries and More

A guide to people and inventions during the Renaissance.

Inventions

Printing Press

Woodblock printing

Pendulum

Eyeglasses

Telescope

Microscope

Barometer

Musket

Thermometer

Watch

Flush Toilet

Adding Machine

Mapmaking

Caravel

Astrolabe

Submarine

Slide Rule

Mechanical clock

Cannons

Wrench

Screwdriver

Wallpaper

Scales (for weighing)

Parachute

Blood transfusion


Cited Images

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Discoveries and More

Advances in Math

Heliocentrism (planets orbit the sun)

Perspective in Art

Elliptical Orbits

Gravity

Blood Circulation

Scientific Method

Alchemy/ Chemistry

Human Dissection (to study anatomy)

Galaxies

First Banks

Spice Trade

Silk Road

Guilds

Florence

Venice


Databases can help

USE THE LIBRARY DATABASES TO FIND INFORMATION ABOUT INVENTIONS AND DISCOVERIES FROM THE RENAISSANCE.

 Click here for information to log onto the library databases.

EXPLORA from EBSCO

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