Albert Einstein

0 Followers

· 7,9k reads
One of the greatest scientific minds of the 20th century, Einstein’s work on the general theory of Relativity has became the first of two pillars of modern Physics (the other pillar being Quantum Mechanics).…
One of the greatest scientific minds of the 20th century, Einstein’s work on the general theory of Relativity has …
As a student at Princeton University 70 years ago, I had drinks with Albert Einstein at his home on Mercer Street. I don’t recall what he had to drink, but I remember him sitting in …
As a student at Princeton University 70 years ago, I had drinks with Albert Einstein at his home on Mercer Street. …
· 57k reads
Could there be a theory that describes all of the fundamental laws of nature, a Theory of Everything? Einstein thought so but he never managed to prove it. Mathematical physicist Yang-Hui He guides us through …
Could there be a theory that describes all of the fundamental laws of nature, a Theory of Everything? Einstein thought …
· 48k reads
Bestselling science writer David Bodanis came to Second Home to speak with Rohan Silva about his new book Einstein’s Greatest Mistake- a brisk, accessible biography of Albert Einstein that reveals the genius and hubris …
Bestselling science writer David Bodanis came to Second Home to speak with Rohan Silva about his new book Einstein’s …
· 881 reads
In the late 1980s, Lieserl, the daughter of the famous genius, donated 1,400 letters, written by Einstein, to the Hebrew University, with orders not to publish their contents until two decades after his death. This is …
In the late 1980s, Lieserl, the daughter of the famous genius, donated 1,400 letters, written by Einstein, to the Hebrew University, …
Prof. Laurence Kraus is a well known theoretical particle physicist at the University of Arizona. With a short message on Twitter, Kraus caused a stir around the entire world: “My earlier rumor about LIGO [Laser …
Prof. Laurence Kraus is a well known theoretical particle physicist at the University of Arizona. With a short message on …
· 717 reads
A new way to test one of the basic principles underlying Einstein’s theory of General Relativity using brief blasts of rare radio signals from space called Fast Radio Bursts is ten times, to one-hundred …
A new way to test one of the basic principles underlying Einstein’s theory of General Relativity using brief blasts …
· 261 reads
It’s possible that had Einstein not conceived of general relativity, then we’d still be at a loss to explain gravity to this day. Wikimedia It was 1905, and Albert Einstein had just turned theoretical …
It’s possible that had Einstein not conceived of general relativity, then we’d still be at a loss to …
load more