Intellectual horizons slowly widened.
became important with rediscoveries of the old Greek writings.
exploded with the printing press.
became more available.
wrote his great work.
wrote his plays.
Globe was founded.
structure of the universe was changed and challenged.
developed the sun-centered solar system.
sentenced to house arrest.
learned new tricks.
images with color and brush were made.
longer were pictures flat and lifeless.
longer were statues trapped in their dais.
were free to walk about
were free to be experienced.
make their way in the world of trade and banking.
Medici became rich.
broke into republics.
war broke out in England.
and Ferdinand ended division in Spain.
was not well after the war of a hundred years
managed to slowly dress their wounds.
horizons of the known world started to expand.