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    Bacon's New Atlantis Francis Bacon was the founder of the modern scientific method. The focus on the new scientific method is on orderly experimentation. For Bacon, experiments that produce results are important. Bacon pointed out the need for clear and accurate thinking, showing that any mastery of the world in which man lives was dependent upon careful understanding. This understanding is based solely on the facts of this world and not as the ancients held it in ancient philosophy. This new modern

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    The differences between the scientific dreamland of Francis Bacon's New Atlantis and the lawless egalitarians occupied Thomas More's Utopia. A housed exceptional scientific institute that produced submarines, microscopes, delicate medicines, and a configuration of genetic engineering. Europeans detected extraordinary islands with colonies so astounding they provoked an extreme debate over many basic Old-World beliefs and customs. Not only had the citizens of Utopia removed all laws, they accepted

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    fictitious island in a short story called The New Atlantis. The island Bensalem is unlike any other in terms of societal advancement, however, with strict laws to follow. Power within the leaders is needed to create and mandate the laws on Bensalem. The story illustrates three different types of leaders with that power: religion, government, and scientists. While all three are relevant, scientists and religious leaders are the two magnified throughout The New Atlantis. The impact of scientific research

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    The 16th century stands for a new time in exploration of all the fundamental beliefs that were at the heart of people’s mind. The Renaissance made the world wonder about new sciences, aesthetics, and religious beliefs. In the literature, too, was a heavy discussion about the ideas that the world should push for and the ideas the world should leave behind. Utopian literature stands at the center of that debate, the envisioning of a perfect world in a distant far away country was something that many

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    New Atlantis or Modern Times? I spent all Saturday and Sunday marching around San Diego. You may know the trip. Sea World, the Midway Aircraft Carrier, hotel pool with the kids and lots of tourists. If you ever find yourself in San Diego, thirsty, tired, and need some good beer, you need to find yourself a beer utopia. I took my family to Modern Times. Yes I took my five and one and a half year old son’s into a tasting room along with my wife. Before you go off about being a derelict father

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    New Atlantis is the story of a navigator and his crew aiming to go to China, but an unprecedented blast of winds redirects their course. As they are blown off course, they soon come across an island that has never been charted on their maps before. The island is known as Bensalem. As they arrive close to the port, they received a scroll written in Hebrew, Greek, Latin, and Spanish. The scroll had told them that they had only sixteen days to stay on the port. The crew could also receive some supplies

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    they attempted to act within the framework which they rejected. In this essay, we will explore this nearly contradictory sentiment by examining four scientific works: On the Motion of the Heart, by William Harvey, Micrographia, by Robert Hooke, New Atlantis and The Great Instauration, by Francis Bacon, and 153 Chymical Aphorisms, by Chr. Packe. These four texts emerged from three distinct modes of scientific inquiry: the

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    The New Atlantis (1627), a eutopia envisioned by Sir Francis Bacon, is home to several developed people who are governed by faith, laws of reason, and scientific interests. The journey begins as a group of lost sailors find themselves on an island named Bensalem. They discover that the island is home to a group of Christians who are intuitive and generous toward their guests. The islanders invite their guests to the heart of the community, Salomon’s House. The house is dedicated to the glorification

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    On page 58 of New Atlantis Salomon’s House is described as an institution, “dedicated to the study of the works and creatures of God.” The purpose of the society is to discover and explore the true nature of all things. This is accomplished through the ordinance by which ships are sent out on voyages from the island. These ships sail to other countries collecting new knowledge of science, art, and manufacturing. Therefore, according to the priest, Salomon’s House functions as a center of trade, not

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    The short story “The New Atlantis” paints a picture of a dystopian United States, where the government has become an overwhelming force. The people living in the States are left in a state of neglect, where harsh administration and forced ideals are the norm. Ursula K. Le Guin’s story follows Belle, a woman who leaves her memoirs to the rising oceans that are swallowing up the continent. Belle’s story records the struggle of a person’s life under the suffocating government, with her husband Simon

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