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Einstein's Revolution

The Audio Classics: Science & Discovery

by Prof. John T. Sanders

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Isaac Newton's world had operated in a fixed, rigid, "absolute" framework of space and time. Yet discoveries about electromagnetism in the late nineteenth century created new and troubling inconsistencies. In 1905, Einstein's name became synonymous with "genius" when his Special Theory of Relativity challenged old concepts in physics. Hertz, Lorentz, Mach, Poincare, and others illustrated the ideas that so captivated Albert Einstein and shook our conventional ideas about space and time.


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Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Edition: Unabridged

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  • ISBN: 9781481543873
  • File size: 85104 KB
  • Release date: Jan 12, 2006
  • Duration: 02:57:01

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  • ISBN: 9781481543873
  • File size: 85104 KB
  • Release date: Sep 05, 2006
  • Duration: 02:57:01
  • Number of parts: 3

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SUBJECTS
SCIENCE NONFICTION
LANGUAGES

English

LEVELS

Text Difficulty: 7-12

Isaac Newton's world had operated in a fixed, rigid, "absolute" framework of space and time. Yet discoveries about electromagnetism in the late nineteenth century created new and troubling inconsistencies. In 1905, Einstein's name became synonymous with "genius" when his Special Theory of Relativity challenged old concepts in physics. Hertz, Lorentz, Mach, Poincare, and others illustrated the ideas that so captivated Albert Einstein and shook our conventional ideas about space and time.


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