SPECIAL & GENERAL RELATIVITY

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VideoAug 2006

Powers of Ten

Relativity in the universe. Film by Charles and Ray Eames, ground-breaking 20th Century designers.

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AnimationDec 2007

Gravity in terms of space-time

Einstein's theory of general relativity

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VideoJun 2008

Einstein's General Theory of Relativity explained

Curves in the spatial fabric

VideoNov 2015

Ryan Chester explains the Special Theory of Relativity

(7:33) Winner of the first Breakthrough Junior Challenge for kids passionate about science.

VideoDec 2017

Science student explains Relativity

(2:58) Science student Hillary Diane Andales won $400k worth of scholarships with this explanation of Relativity.

VideoApr 2019

Vox | Why this black hole photo is such a big deal

(6:28) What it took to collect these 54-million-year-old photons from a supermassive black hole.

VideoAug 2019

How an eclipse would prove Einstein was right or wrong

(9:13) When two intrepid astronomers embarked on a scientific quest to photograph a solar eclipse to prove who was right, Einstein or Newton.

VideoAug 2012

Insignificance (1985) | Marilyn Monroe explains relativity to Albert Einstein

(8:44) Scene from Nicolas Roeg's 1985 movie 'Insignificance' with Michael Emil as the professor and Theresa Russell as Marilyn Monroe.

VideoOct 2011

GPS and Relativity, what is the connection?

Einstein's theories are not just academic exercises in making sense of the universe. In GPS systems, taking relativity into account is essential for accuracy.

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VideoFeb 2014

The illusion of time

(9:44) Einstein's theories have been tested over and over, and they still hang together, showing bizarrely that the past, present and future all exist together.

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