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theory of relativity

Einstein’s contribution to the space-time relationship. [Science: NCE, 843–844]
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Okay, so we were just able to confirm one facet of the General Theory of Relativity. So, how does it affect the scientific community?
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In 1915 Albert Einstein proposed his general theory of relativity (GR) to explain how gravity works.
Einstein's theory of relativity is presented as a break with classical physics, and as a revolutionary accomplishment on par with that of Copernicus and Newton.
The second lesson is on the quantum theory and the fact that the general theory of relativity and quantum mechanics appear to be incompatible.
The German-born physicist and mathematical genius published his famous general theory of relativity 100 years ago and a few years later was awarded the Nobel Prize for physics.
It is interesting to note that a crucial element of Einstein's Theory of Relativity was verified during a solar eclipse, which turned the physics into instant stardom.
but the General Theory of Relativity only inches me an hour.
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The first thing you should know if you read this is I know nothing about Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity -- apart from the fact that it's Einstein's theory and it has something to do with relativity.
"We all know about what he accomplished, how he changed the world with the theory of relativity," Maddalena said.

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