Newton

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Newton is a contraction of "New Town", the name of many places in English-speaking countries. It may refer to:

People[edit]

Newton as surname
  • Isaac Newton (1642–1727), English physicist, mathematician, alchemist, and philosopher
  • Newton (surname), lists of notable people with last name Newton
Newton as given name (forename)

Science and technology[edit]

  • Newton (unit), SI unit of force named after Isaac Newton
  • Newton scale, temperature scale devised by Isaac Newton
  • XMM-Newton, orbiting X-ray observatory named after Isaac Newton
  • Newton (platform), a hardware-software platform developed by Apple, Inc.
  • Newton OS, an operating system for the Apple Newton
  • Newton Game Dynamics, a free physics engine for simulating rigid bodies in games and other real-time applications

Places[edit]

Australia[edit]

Canada[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

Singapore[edit]

United States[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

England[edit]

Scotland[edit]

Wales[edit]

Other[edit]

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