This category lists pages and sites about the life of English mathematicians and scientist Isaac Newton (1642-1727) who invented the reflecting telescope, developed the law of gravity, and created the branch of mathematics known as calculus.

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BBC Online: Sir Isaac Newton
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Detailed biography includes a look at Newton's early years and his developing interest in science.
Isaac Newton
[ Kids/Teens ] Short biography and sketch from PBS.
Isaac Newton (1642 - 1727)
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Detailed biography reproduced from a 1908 history of mathematics.
Newton's Dark Secrets
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Articles on aspects of Newton life and legacy, including his main discoveries, his studies in alchemy and the writing of the Principia.
Sir Isaac Newton
[ Kids ] A short biography of Sir Isaac Newton along with links to other related subjects.
Sir Isaac Newton: The Universal Law of Gravitation
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Provides a simple introduction to the law for which Newton is best known.
Sir Isaac Newton: English Scientist and Mathematician
[ Kids/Teens ] Short biography and portrait along with related links.
Starchild: Sir Isaac Newton
[ Kids/Teens ] Short profile, trivia and sketch.
Windows to the Universe: Isaac Newton
[ Kids/Teens ] Three short biographies for beginning, intermediate and advanced readers.

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