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Introduction to Astronomy


Sir Isaac Newton

(1642 - 1727)


This painting of Sir Isaac Newton was by Sir Godfrey Kneller, in about 1689. Here's a color photo of a copy of the original.

You can see more pictures of Newton at this web site at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.



The star chart background was produced on a Macintosh with the Voyager II program, and is ©1988-93 Carina Software, 830 Williams St., San Leandro, CA 94577, (510) 352-7328. Used under license.

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