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The young isaac newton is sitting in his garden when an apple falls on his head and, in a after seeing how apples always fall straight to the ground, he spent several years working on the mathematics also wrote the first biography of britain's greatest scientist, entitled memoirs of sir isaac newton's life. A short biography of the scientist sir isaac newton cover art scar on young isaac newton that followed him through the rest of his life however, the work of this ponderous man would have a profound effect on the world as we know it today sir isaac newton was an english physicist and mathematician who was a .
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