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Great Scientists

S1-E3 Isaac Newton

S1-E3 Isaac Newton

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Summary

Historian Allan Chapman discusses Isaac Newton's revolutionary theories, which postulated that the universe is governed by a single set of mathematical principles. Newton produced a complex formula to describe the laws of gravity, and by the time of his death in 1727, the groundwork of modern physics had been laid.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Allan Chapman
Director Stephen Kemp
Executive Producer Nick Godwin
Executive Producer Martin Durkin

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