Sir Isaac Newton the gravity of genius
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SummaryBy the age of 23, he had laid the foundations for calculus, the laws of gravity, motion and inertia, and begun experiments on light. His major work is called 'The Principia'. Isaac Newton has been called the Father of Modern Science. His incredible body of work represents arguably the greatest contribution to science ever made by an individual. But despite living at the vibrant center of an inspired social scene, his personal life was marked by loneliness. Examine the many discoveries and private fears of this remarkable man.
Physicists -- Biography.
Physics -- History.
Calculus -- History.
Biographical television programs.
|Publisher|| [New York] : [S.I.] :A&E Televison Networks ;2008
|Other Titles|| Biography (Television program)
Gravity of genius
Perkins, Jack, 1933-
Chapman, Allan, 1946-
Atiyah, Michael Francis, 1929-2019
Cohen, I. Bernard, 1914-2003.
Westfall, Richard S.
Manuel, Frank E. (Frank Edward)
Stone, Christopher L.
Arts and Entertainment Network.
A & E Home Video (Firm)
Host: Jack Perkins ; interviews with: Alan Chapman, Sir Michael Atiyah, I. Bernard Cohen, Richard S. Westfall, Frank E. Manuel.
Editors, Steve Pomerantz, Margaret Moore ; music, Christopher L. Stone.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
"DVD release date: May 12, 2008."--AMAZON.com.
Dates vary: container and label, c1995; container art and design, c2002.
Originally broadcast on television in 1995.
"Manufactured by CreateSpace, an Amazon.com company."--Container.
1 videodisc (50 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.