Season 32, Episode 17 Newton's Dark Secrets

First Aired: November 16, 2005

Isaac Newton (1642-1727), whose laws of motion remain a constant in the understanding of the world, is recalled in reenactments in this look back at his life and times. Included: his exploration of alchemy and religion.

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  • Premiered: March 3, 1974
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  • Premise: PBS's premier science-documentary series, which has won six Peabody Awards and more than 20 Emmys (four in 2002 alone) since its 1974 debut. `Nova' clearly, and often engagingly, `demystifies' a vast range of science, technology and history topics---past a… (more)

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