17th-century physicist's secrets go online

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This 300-year old page, and 600 more like it, offer a unique glimpse into the mind of Isaac Newton’s rival and contemporary – the English physicist Robert Hooke. Now they can be read, and some examined, over the internet. Last year, the manuscript, written by Hooke, was found by chance in a cupboard in Hampshire and purchased by the Royal Society. High-resolution photographs were taken of 10 key pages and added to a 3D model of the book,