Bismillah, alhamdulillah: Robert Hooke v Issac Newton an interesting clash of personalities between the two. Newton won because he was better at maths!

In Our Time
http://open.live.bbc.co.uk/mediaselector/5/redir/version/2.0/mediaset/audio-nondrm-download/proto/http/vpid/p03jyjtb.mp3

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the life and work or Robert Hooke (1635-1703) who worked for Robert Boyle and was curator of experiments at the Royal Society. The engraving of a flea, above, is taken …

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