Category: Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton’s hair samples showed very high levels of mercury…

Isaac Newton’s hair samples showed very high levels of mercury due to his obsession with turning base metals into gold. This is considered to be the reason he went mad in his later years.

Isaac Newton had a dog called “Diamond” who knocked over a…

Isaac Newton had a dog called “Diamond” who knocked over a candle and set fire to twenty years worth of his research.

Isaac Newton developed the law of gravitation, calculus, and…

Isaac Newton developed the law of gravitation, calculus, and three laws of motion at the age of 23 all during the 2 years that Cambridge was closed due to plague.

In a letter written in 1704 , renowned British scientist Sir…

In a letter written in 1704 , renowned British scientist Sir Isaac Newton predicted that the world would end in 2060. source

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