Isaac Newton is sometimes described as "one of the greatest names in the history of human thought" because of his great contributions to mathematics, physics and astronomy. He invented a new kind of mathematics, discovered the secret of light and colour, and showed how the universe is held together.
Follow Newton's life story, from his childhood in Lincolnshire, England, to his active public life in Cambridge and London. Find out how Newton's work changed the world and how it still affects us today.
- Publication Date:
- 11 / 10 / 2001
- 196 x 253mm