Alchemy (attempting to find the Philosopher's Stone) may have actually cost him his life. Namely, an inor ...

Sir Isaac Newton Worked on Exegesis of the Holy Writ and Alchemy – 1643
Sir Isaac Newton Worked on Exegesis of the Holy Writ and Alchemy – 1643

1687: Isaac Newton Published the Famous “Principia Mathematica”
1687: Isaac Newton Published the Famous “Principia Mathematica”

1727: Isaac Newton Probably Died a Virgin
1727: Isaac Newton Probably Died a Virgin