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Subject:  Teen solves Newton's 300 y/o riddle .. Date:  5/27/2012  6:25 PM
Author:  notablelaggard Number:  5800 of 5858

"An Indian-born teenager has won a research award for solving a mathematical problem first posed by Sir Isaac Newton more than 300 years ago that has baffled mathematicians ever since.

The solution devised by Shouryya Ray, 16, makes it possible to calculate exactly the path of a projectile under gravity and subject to air resistance."

http://www.canada.com/technology/Teen+solves+Newton+year+rid...






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