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1 Edmond Halley: Time is unravelling?! Can we stop it?
2 Isaac Newton: There is only one way to find out. We must gather the greatest natural philosophers from all eras of history and assemble in the 1940s.
3 Edmond Halley: Surely you jest, Mr Newton!
4 Isaac Newton: Do I look as though I am jesting, Mr Halley?
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Of course in Newton and Halley's time, the word scientist had not yet been coined. The word was invented in 1833 by William Whewell, as a shorter description for the people previously known as natural philosophers. Whewell was a prolific coiner of new words in the scientific disciplines - several terms commonly used in science nowadays are his inventions.
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