Competition between geniuses

Who was more mathematically brilliant: Einstein OR Newton?

  • Einstein.

    Votes: 6 16.7%
  • Newton.

    Votes: 30 83.3%

  • Total voters
    36
  • #51
BobG
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I don't think it's off topic. In fact, I think you run into problems comparing geniuses of completely different eras.

A better competition would be between Newton, Hooke, and Murphy. Whose laws were more profound?
 
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Einstein knew Riemann Geometry,but Newton didn't...
 
  • #53
dx
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I know Riemannian geometry, but Newton didn't. :tongue:
 

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