Newton’s Laws of Motion
This animation demonstrates Sir Isaac Newton's three laws of motion that laid the foundation for classical mechanics.
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Marie Curie, the only person to win the Nobel Prize in two different sciences, is probably the most famous woman in the history of science.
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