Einstein Equals Genius
ReadOasis Step 4 (Part 1) Albert’s father pulled the compass out of his pocket. He placed it on the table. The needle moved and then stopped, facing north as it always did. It was pulled by an invisible force, a magnetic field. For young Albert, the magnetic field that... Read more
Einstein Equals Genius
ReadOasis Step 4 (Part 2) Einstein is best known for his work on relativity. In his theory of special relativity, he argued that the speed of light in space will always appear the same. This is true even for someone moving away from the source of that light. It... Read more
Einstein Equals Genius
ReadOasis Step 4 (Part 3) This bend in space and time would even affect the direction of light. As light passes near a large star, the light becomes like water flowing near a hole. If the mass is big enough, such as the mass of a collapsed star, then... Read more