Was Isaac Newton the original Sherlock Holmes?


Isaac Newton, Master of the Royal Mint 1696-1727 Did you know that the great Isaac Newton was once in charge of the Royal Mint? Yes, the greatest scientist of all time became head of the Mint with two main objectives; to oversee  the recoinage of old Elizabethan coins, and to eliminate counterfeiting, especially to catch … Continue reading Was Isaac Newton the original Sherlock Holmes?