The Greatest Scientist…

December 17, 2014 With James Gleick

… far in human history was–most relevant judges would agree–Sir Isaac Newton who wrote down. in a mathematical mode of his own invention (calculus!) some equations which described and predicted accurately how all of the known physical universe works. James Gleick did the great modern biography of Newton and here he is, in 2003, in a full discussion of the man who defined the laws of physics when he was twenty-three years old.