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2nd Rhode Island (Position Marker)

The 2nd Rhode Island Infantry Regiment served as members of Eustis’ Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by a monument and a position stone. 38 more words

2nd Rhode Island Infantry

The 2nd Rhode Island Infantry Regiment served as members of Eustis’ Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by a monument and a position stone. 84 more words

Thought Experiments, Minus the Thought

My second-favorite Newton fact is that, despite inventing calculus, he refused to use it for his most famous work of physics, the Principia. Instead, he used geometrical proofs, tweaked to smuggle in calculus without admitting it. 486 more words

Theoretical Physics

139th Pennsylvania Infantry (Second Monument)

The 139th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment served as members of Wheaton’s Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by two monuments. 103 more words

139th Pennsylvania Infantry

The 139th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment served as members of Wheaton’s Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by two monuments. 139 more words

102nd Pennsylvania Infantry

The 102nd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment served as members of Wheaton’s Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by a monuments. 74 more words

98th Pennsylvania Infantry (Second Monument)

The 98th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment served as members of Wheaton’s Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by two monuments. 42 more words