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Is newton's apple apocryphal?

  1. Jul 18, 2012 #1
    I decided to track down whether or not the story of Newton's apple did in fact happen. Here's what I found:

    http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/culturelab/2010/01/newtons-apple-the-real-story.html

    So it looks like it's true.
     
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  3. Jul 18, 2012 #2

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  4. Jul 18, 2012 #3

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    Issac Newton had other reasons to be interested in apples..

    http://www.newtonproject.sussex.ac.uk/view/texts/normalized/OTHE00101

     
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