How Did Sir Isaac Newton Discover Gravity?

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Sir Isaac Newton  was an English physicist, mathematician, astronomer, natural philosopher, alchemist and theologian. He was inspired to formulate his theory of gravitation by watching the fall of an apple from a tree. This happened between 1665 and 1666.
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An apple from an apple tree fell near to him (he never said it hit him on the head) Or so Newton told people was the inspiration for his work. The fact is that it took Newton almost
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The story goes that Newton was sitting under a tree and an apple fell. It inspired Newton to figure how objects moved towards the earth.
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The story goes that Newton was sitting under a tree when an apple fell and hit
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Sir Isaac Newton was a mathematician and physics scholar who transformed our scientific world. In 1666, Sir Isaac Newton developed the theories of gravitation when he was just 23
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Isaac Newton began the investigations that led him to discover gravity after he saw an apple fall from a tree in his orchard. This story was published by William Stukeley in his biography, Memoirs of Sir Isaac Newtons life.
Sir Isaac Newton did not discover gravity though he did come with a set of laws that permanently altered the world's view of how gravity works. His law of universal gravitation was improved upon much later by scientists such as Albert Einstein and his theory of relativity.
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