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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