- PhilosophiĆ¦ naturalis principia mathematica ONLINECopy from: Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery

- Newton's Four Rules of ReasoningVideo segment: In his "Principia Mathematica," Newton describes universal gravitation, outlines his laws of nature and motion and lays the groundwork for classical mechanics. His four rules of reasoning are outlined. Segment length 3:08.
- Isaac Newton's CalculusVideo Segment: Using Newton's calculus, one can work out the exact speed and precise distance traveled by an accelerating car. Newton's calculus helps us to understand the changing world such as motion and orbits. Segment length 2:04.
- Impact of Newton's Principia on the Philosophy of ScienceErnan McMullin, Department of Philosophy, University of Notre Dame. This paper is a revised and enlarged version of a keynote address delivered at the Second International Conference on the History of the Philosophy of Science, held at the University of Notre Dame in 1998; also presented in the Pittsburgh Lecture Series in the Philosophy of Science, Fall 1999.
- Michael Fowler, UVa LectureA brief account of Newton's life, followed by a discussion of perhaps his most important insight: that a cannonball shot horizontally, and fast enough, from an imagined mountaintop above the atmosphere might orbit the earth. This tied together Galileo's understanding of projectiles with the motion of the moon, and was the first direct understanding (as opposed to description) of motion in the heavens.

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