Isaac Newton made many discoveries in multiple fields of science, including the discoveries of gravitational force and the three universal laws of motion. Although it is not accura...
Sir Isaac Newton
Isaac Newton's discoveries were so numerous and varied that many consider him to be the father of modern science. A graduate of Trinity College, Cambridge, Newton developed an intense interest in mathematics and the laws of nature which ultimately l...
January 4, 1643,
Woolsthorpe, Lincolnshire, England
March 20, 1727
Sir Isaac Newton PRS (/ˈnjuːtən/; 25 December 1642 – 20 March 1726/7) was
an English physicist and mathematician (described in his own day as a "natural ...
Explore the history and discoveries of Isaac Newton, including his work in
mathematics and optics and his groundbreaking laws of motion, at Biography.
Named after his late father, Isaac
, who died just three months shy of his sons birth, the baby was quite small and not expected to live.
The boy who would become Sir Isaac Newton
did survive, but before young Isaac
s third birthday, the young widow Hannah foisted her ... More »
Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727), mathematician and physicist, one of the foremost
scientific intellects of all time. Born at Woolsthorpe, near Grantham in ...
In 1642, the year Galileo died, Isaac Newton was born in Woolsthorpe,
Lincolnshire, England on Christmas Day. His father had died three months earlier
, and ...
The story of Isaac Newton's life. He discovered gravity, and the laws of motion
that underpin much of modern physics. Yet he had dark secrets.
Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727), English natural philosopher, generally regarded
as the most original and influential theorist in the history of science. In addition ...
English physicist and mathematician who was born into a poor farming family.
Luckily for humanity, Newton was not a good farmer, and was sent to Cambridge