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From livescience: " 8 Ways You Can See Einstein's Theory of Relativity in Real Life"

November 26, 2014
Jesse Emspak

Relativity is one of the most famous scientific theories of the 20th century, but how well does it explain the things we see in our daily lives? 1,709 more words

Basic Research

Ashtanga Relativity

E=MC2. The mass of our practice is definitely relative to its energy. (Yes, I know that scientific metaphor falls apart somewhere—probably in that we don’t really practice at the speed of light). 598 more words


Strange thrust: the unproven science that could propel our children into space - Boing Boing

We tend to think of mass as a fixed quantity, but this is not necessarily so. We certainly know that mass is convertible into energy, as this happens on a daily basis in fission reactors. 53 more words


Interstellar (2014)

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As with most blockbusters today, movies have been relying on heavy marketing to build up hype for movies with stellar directors, star actors and high production costs. 1,400 more words


It’s Einstein’s world that we live in.

This post first appeared on Function Space.

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, meaning it’s time to start thinking about things and people you are grateful to. 491 more words