Thursday, April 16, 2015

N is for Sir Isaac Newton #atozchallenge

Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) was an English physicist and mathematician. He was the co-developer of calculus. He developed a mathematical description description of gravity. 

He wrote the book Principia Mathematica. He described the movement of comets, the tides, and developed a heliocentric model of the solar system which is accepted today.

1 comment:

  1. Hi,
    Calculus was not one of my strong points in High School, and looking at Sir Isaac Newton's stern face, now I can understand why it was not my favourite subject. .-)
    Yet, I am so happy you chose him. It brought back some funny memories with me and Mathematics.
    Visiting from the A to Z Blog Challenge 2015.
    Patricia at Everything Must Change