Isaac Newton ([ˌaɪzək ˈnjuːtən] IPA 25. prosince 1642 jul. / 4. ledna 1643 greg. – 20. března jul. / 31. března 1727 greg. v Londýně) byl anglický fyzik, matematik (působící v Cambridge na stolici Lukasiánského profesora), astronom, alchymista a teolog, jenž bývá často považován za jednu z nejvlivnějších osobností v dějinách lidstva.
27/03/2022 · Isaac Newton, in full Sir Isaac Newton, (born December 25, 1642 [January 4, 1643, New Style], Woolsthorpe, Lincolnshire, England—died March 20 [March 31], 1727, London), English physicist and mathematician, who was the culminating figure of the Scientific Revolution of the 17th century. In optics, his discovery of the composition of white light integrated the phenomena of colours into the ...
The Isaac Newton Institute is a national and international visitor research institute. It runs research programmes on selected themes in mathematics and the mathematical sciences with applications over a wide range of science and technology.
Early history. Newton was born into an Anglican family three months after the death of his father, a prosperous farmer also named Isaac Newton. When Newton was three, his mother married the rector of the neighbouring parish of North Witham and went to live with her new husband, the Reverend Barnabus Smith, leaving her son in the care of his maternal grandmother, Margery Ayscough.