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100 Years of Einstein's Gravity - But Where are the Waves?

Albert Einstein first presented his General Theory of Relativity to the Prussian Academy of Science almost exactly 100 years ago on the 25th November 1915. Science has since confirmed most of its predictions. 968 more words


75 Years of DIAS lecture series

Celebrating 75 Years of the Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies (DIAS) 


9 November   “Einstein’s Universe: Relativity and the Big Bang” by Dr Cormac O’Raifeartaigh (Waterford Institute of Technology), DIAS, 10 Burlington Road at 7.00 p.m. 164 more words

History Of Science

Claim: 'Post Glacial Rebound is a Myth'

NOTE: (I had this at the bottom of the post some people missed it so I moved it up to the top) I’m not convinced that this idea has any merit whatsoever… 1,318 more words


Ireland's earthquake watchers

This article was first published in Science Spin, in March 2010.

Ireland might not experience strong earthquakes, like many other parts of the world, but that doesn’t mean there is no interest here in earthquakes. 1,623 more words