1879 - 1955
Einstein was one of the most creative scientists in
human history. He initiated a revolution in scientific
thought with his theory of relativity. Its basis was the identification
of gravity with inertia.
His work provided the theoretical expectation that vast amounts of energy could be released from the nucleus.
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Theory of Relativity presented by Einstein in February 3, 1929
Albert Einstein Online
From the University of St. Andrews, Scotland