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General Relativity

(Regarding the 100th anniversary of Albert Einstein’s presentation of the complete “Theory of General Relativity” to the Prussian Academy)


matter tells spacetime to curve… 52 more words


My Imaginary Prison Time

We get by. When those around us have more, we feel cheated. When those around us have less, there is this sense of satisfaction, or gratitude, or relief at our good fortune, that makes us happy. 38 more words


Time to talk Einstein and science stuff

This post has all the potential of a long, rambling entry that typifies a lot of my writing. The kind that yells, “I’m not sure what my point is here, so I’ll just keep talking!” So, before I start, let me try and find my point to save us all a little pain. 2,317 more words


Mathematics of Emotions

A tear drop fell as Susan helplessly wondered when will George have time for her.

George ‘it is 20 drops and then the sprinkled flow.. the force was a bit uneven’ 386 more words

Aren't you always mistaken for Einstein?!

Whether you are or not, most people know the anecdote published below in the New Yorker:

Einstein has been bothered a good deal when he comes to N.

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relativity –
where the light shines for as long
as the dark permits

Last night I dreamed of Darth Vader. Wasn’t surprised. It’s at least as good a way of conceptualising absolute evil as the Nazgul two nights ago. 88 more words


Explaining Spacetime

Tenth Doctor David Tennant explains relativity:

Video Credit: Science & Technology Facilities Council