Newton didn't give second law of motion, says new paper

In Isaac Newton's time, the terms "acceleration" and "second derivative" did not exist, so he could not have deduced F=ma, the second law of motion. This has been unscientifically credited to Newton, says a research paper.

`Daydream to be like Einstein, Newton`

Some of the most important scientific breakthroughs ever made by scientists including Einstein and Newton came about as the geniuses allowed their minds to wander, researchers say.

Newton`s apple tree bound for gravity-free space

Sir Isaac Newton`s famous apple tree is about to leave gravity behind.