Quick though about time in quarantine

Quick though about time in quarantine

As we are all locked down (more or less) by this global Covid-19 pandemic, maybe we should look to find ways of using the time.

In 1665, Cambridge University closed because of the Bubonic plague. Isaac Newton quarantined himself at his childhood home. It was the most productive time of his life. He discovered the calculus and laws of motion. But even Newton got bored and took to computing pi to as many digits as he could.

What will you do today?

Learn a new language?

Learn a new skill?

Start a new blog?

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