When Knowledge Conquered Fear

EPISODE:

Episode Info

A comet's path is traced on its long plunge toward the sun. Also: a visit to Isaac Newton's birthplace; and a look at his friendship with Edmond Halley, whose interest in Newton's work led him to publish the latter's "Principia Mathematica."

Cast

Cary Elwes
as Robert Hooke/Edmond Halley

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