Isaac Newton (1642-1727)
Discusses the work of Newton, who was born the day Galileo died, and was a contemporary and friend of Huyghens. Describes Newton's Principia Mathematica, one of the greatest scientific books ever written which was published through his friendship with Halley, another outstanding scientist of the time. Briefly discusses Newton's most important contributions to science which were his theories of light and prisms, and of motion and bodies in space.
WTTW, Chicago; Dan Q. Posin
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727
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1 Film (0:29:16); 16mm
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IULMIA Film Database: 40000003265990; Other: GR00401908; MDPI Barcode: 40000003265990
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