A New ‘Einstein’ Equation Suggests Wormholes Hold Key To Quantum Gravity
A new Einsteinian equation, ER=EPR, may be the clue physicists need to merge quantum mechanics with general relativity.
How Albert Einstein Celebrated His Birthday
The physicist was born on March 14, 1879
Gravitational Wave Detection Might Be Announced Feb. 11
Gravitational waves may have been detected for the first time, but we won't know for sure until February 11, 2016 — when scientists will either confirm or dispel the rumors, sources close to the matte...
Scientists Struggle To Stay Grounded After Possible Gravitational Wave Signal
Not for the first time, the world of physics is abuzz with rumours that gravitational waves have been detected by scientists in the US. Lawrence Krauss, a cosmologist at Arizona State university, twee...
Představení knihy Koncepty a dějiny. Proměny pojmů v současné historické vědě.
Spolek studentů historie FF UK uspořádal 30. října od 19:30 představení a křest knihy Koncepty a dějiny. Proměny pojmů v současné historické vědě. v knihovně Jana Palacha na FF UK. Pozvání k diskuzi p...
Spacecraft That Will Test Einstein Theory Ready For Lift-Off
A spacecraft designed to test Albert Einstein's Theory of General Relativity is set to launch on Dec. 2. Under the eLISA Mission, LISA Pathfinder will help scientists detect presence of gravitational ...
Will Quantum Mechanics Swallow Relativity?
At present physicists have two separate rulebooks explaining how nature works. There is general relativity, which beautifully accounts for gravity and all of the things it dominates: orbiting planets,...
Albert Einstein Wouldn’t Like It: New Test Proves Universe Is ‘Spooky’
The universe really is weird, which is bad news both for Albert Einstein and for would-be hackers hoping to break into quantum encryption systems. Eighty years after the physicist dismissed as “spooky...
Is The Future Already Written?
First developed by Albert Einstein early in the 20th century, the orthodox view holds that the passage of time is an illusion. There is no difference between the past and the future — both are set in ...
Quantum Computing Is About To Overturn Cybersecurity’s Balance Of Power
Quantum mechanics is now being used to construct a new generation of computers that can solve the most complex scientific problems—and unlock every digital vault in the world. These will perform in s...
Interactive: What Is Space?
In1915, Albert Einstein’s field equations of gravitation revolutionized our understanding of space, time and gravity. Better known as general relativity, Einstein’s theory defined gravity as curves in...
30 Albert Einstein Quotes That Will Open Your Mind
Albert Einstein was a theoretical physicist who had a huge impact on science after developing his theory of general relativity and special relativity.  After winning the Nobel Prize in 1921, Einstein...
Physicists Prove Einstein Wrong With 'Spooky' Quantum Experiment
Quantum mechanics is one of the best-tested theories in science, and it's one of the few where physicists get to do experiments proving that Einstein was wrong. That's what a team at Griffith Universi...
Emmy Noether Google Doodle: Why Einstein called her a ‘creative mathematical genius’
IN 1935, writing to the New York Times, Albert Einstein did not tame his praise. “In the judgment of the most competent living mathematicians,” penned the great man, “Fräulein Noether was the most sig...
Einstein's constant
Einstein's constant or Einstein's gravitational constant, denoted κ (kappa), is the coupling constant appearing in the Einstein field equation which can be written:where G is the Einstein tensor and T...
Einstein's awards and honors
In 1922, Albert Einstein was awarded the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics, "for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect". This refers to...
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Albert Einstein Memorial
The Albert Einstein Memorial is a monumental bronze statue depicting Albert Einstein seated with manuscript papers in hand by sculptor Robert Berks. It is located in central Washington, D.C., United ...
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Matija Murko
Matija Murko also known as Mathias Murko (10 February 1861 – 11 February 1952) was a Slovene scholar, known mostly for his work on oral epic traditions in Serbian, Bosnian and Croatian.
Murko was ...
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Richard Kretz
Richard Kretz (May 12, 1865 – May 13, 1920) was an Austrian pathologist born in Bruck an der Mur, Styria. He is remembered for pathological research involving regenerative and degenerative proce...
Einstein Symposium
In the centennial of "Annus Mirabilis" of 1905 (the miracle year during which Einstein published his five major papers on the special theory of relativity, Brownian motion and the quantum theory; whic...
Zbyněk Zeman
Zbyněk Anthony Bohuslav Zeman (18 October 1928 – 22 June 2011) was a British historian of Czech origin. He has published widely on the history of central and eastern Europe in the 20th century. As an ...
Einstein Prize for Laser Science
The Einstein Prize for Laser Science was a recognition awarded by the former Society for Optical and Quantum Electronics and sponsored by the Eastman Kodak Company. The prize, awarded in the 1988–199...
Einstein Prize for Laser Science - Wikipedia
Aleksandr Filippov (philosopher)
Aleksandr Pavlovich Filippov (born 1891) was a Russian philosopher. Filippov completed his training for the law at the University of Kharkov in 1913. He then devoted four years to the study of natural...
Einstein refrigerator
The Einstein–Szilard or Einstein refrigerator is an absorption refrigerator which has no moving parts, operates at constant pressure, and requires only a heat source to operate. It was jointly invent...
Einstein refrigerator - Wikipedia
Anton von Jaksch
Anton Ritter Jaksch von Wartenhorst (April 10, 1810, Stráž pod Ralskem – September 2, 1887, Luhov (Líšťany) was an Austrian physician born in Wartenberg am Rollberg, Bohemia. He was the father o...
Josef Pfitzner
Josef Pfitzner (24 March 1901 – 6 September 1945) was a politician of Nazi Germany and a writer.
Josef Pfitzner was born in Petrovice (Bruntál District), Austrian Silesia. He was a German his...
Lubor Niederle
Lubor Niederle (September 20, 1865, Klatovy – June 14, 1944, Prague) was a Czech archeologist, anthropologist and ethnographer. He is seen as one of the founders of modern archeology in Czech lands.Du...
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