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Isaac Newton’s notes on the pyramids and the Apocalypse have sold for $500,000, despite being badly damaged in a fire supposedly started by his dog

Handwritten notes from Isaac Newton that are more than 300 years old have sold for £378,000 ($US511,000) at an auction. In the papers, Newton theorised about alchemy, religion, and the apocalypse. He didn’t publish texts on these during his life “because it would have cost him his career,” auctioneer Sotheby’s […]
Isaac Newton’s notes on the pyramids and the Apocalypse have sold for $500,000, despite being badly damaged in a fire supposedly started by his dog
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How Albert Einstein helped solve some of the riddles of the universe

One hundred years ago in November 1915, Albert Einstein presented to the Prussian Academy of Sciences his new theory of general relativity. It is fair to say the theory turned out to be a great success. General relativity was built on Einstein’s special relativity, which provided solutions to some of […]
How Albert Einstein helped solve some of the riddles of the universe