Geography And The Study Of The Environment But Mainly The Scientific Revolution

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This essay is a very short story of very long period. It would be difficult to summarize such a vast subject in such a brief space. It starts from the antiquity to the present era. The whole essay will discuss that how human intellectual curiosity compelled human being to do such a great jobs as described below…

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Geography is also the study of the planetary variation of both natural and human phenomena on Earth.
Geography is the branch of science that uses the same elements as the other sciences but in a different way. It uses data by elaborating maps as its tool.. The methodical approach organizes geographical knowledge into different divisions.
Study of Geography is as old as human history. It was systematically studied by the ancient Greeks, who also developed a philosophy of geography. Many Greek philosopher made great contribution to the foundation of Geography. The most prominent of them were Thales, Eratosthenes, Aristotle, Strabo, and Ptolemy. The Romans also made contributions to geography by mapping of previously unknown lands. The Arabs also bequeathed in the progress of Geography during the Middle Ages.
As stated in beginning intellectual curiosity is the essence of human nature that led to all the achievements mankind. Human beings were involved in pondering over nature since prehistoric period. The real initial recorded achievements were of Greeks. Thales was the first recorded Greek philosopher. He was first person whose mythology was used to explain the nature of the physical world. He introduced geometry and was a prominent astronomer of those days. ...
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