ALBERT EINSTEIN

Tagore's encounters with luminaries of the West

Rabindranath Tagore, during his visits abroad, he engaged in intriguing conversations with brilliant minds from across the world – starting from British sci-fi master HG Wells to French dramatist-art historian Romain Rolland to genius German physicist Albert Einstein – where he spoke about the correlation of art and science, international relations and religion, and multiculturalism.

October 25, 2017
October 25, 2017

Note with Einstein's theory on life auctioned for $1.3m

Strapped for cash in a Tokyo hotel, Albert Einstein wrote his take on life on a note and handed it to the bellboy instead of a tip. The physicist's formula for happy living fetched $1.3 million on Tuesday, a Jerusalem auction house said.

May 8, 2016
May 8, 2016

Tagore's encounters with luminaries of the West

Rabindranath Tagore, during his visits abroad, he engaged in intriguing conversations with brilliant minds from across the world – starting from British sci-fi master HG Wells to French dramatist-art historian Romain Rolland to genius German physicist Albert Einstein – where he spoke about the correlation of art and science, international relations and religion, and multiculturalism.

March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016

Happy birthday Albert Einstein!

This is the birthday of Albert Einstein, one of the greatest theoretical physicist of all time, the father of the general theory of relativity which is considered to be one of the two pillars of modern physics.

March 1, 2016
March 1, 2016

5D black holes could break relativity

Ring-shaped, five-dimensional black holes could break Einstein's theory of general relativity, but there's a catch-it doesn't exists.

January 27, 2016
January 27, 2016

The next ‘Einstein’ according to Harvard is not an old, white man

For her lengthy list of achievements in science, a Cuban-American woman is speculated to be the next Albert Einstein, reports Vibe.

January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016

4 cosmic phenomena that travel faster than light

Since Einstein, physicists have found that certain entities can reach superluminal (that means "faster-than-light") speeds and still follow the cosmic rules laid down by special relativity.

December 27, 2015
December 27, 2015

5 things Einstein got totally wrong

Relativity is now a centerpiece of modern physics, the reason GPS satellites and mobile internet exist, and why Einstein is easily the most famous scientist in history.But Einstein made plenty of errors and oversights, and sometimes, he was flat out wrong.

October 21, 2015
October 21, 2015

After 100 years, Einstein's theory stands test of time

Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity is about to celebrate its 100th anniversary, and his revolutionary hypothesis has withstood the test of time, despite numerous expert attempts to find flaws.

August 6, 2015
August 6, 2015

British schoolgirl has higher IQ score than Albert Einstein, Stephen Hawking

Nicole Barr, a 12-year-old from Essex in England scores a 162 on her Mensa IQ test — that's two points higher than what Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking scored, reports the Mashable.

May 22, 2015
May 22, 2015

Bush is more hated than Stalin

George W Bush has gone down in history as one of the world's most evil people, just behind Adolf Hitler and Osama bin Laden.