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Science  30 Jun 2017:
Vol. 356, Issue 6345, pp. 1341
DOI: 10.1126/science.aan4659

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  • RE: Priest of Nature

    This is important and interesting work, but in an important sense, not novel. Newton's religious preoccupations were recognized quite a while ago. They are, for example, discussed at length in the standard biography by Richard Westfall.

    Competing Interests: None declared.

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