Episode 18 of Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time Series

By developing a general theory of relativity incorporating gravity, Einstein launched a revolution in our understanding of the universe. Trace how his idea that gravity results from the warping of spacetime led to the discovery of black holes and the big bang.

Running Time

31 mins

Year

2012

Kanopy ID

1147022

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Professor at California Institute of Technology, Professor at Hamline University, Professor at Harvard University, Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Professor at University of California - Santa Barbara, Professor at University of Chicago, Professor at Villanova University, Sean Carroll Ph.D.

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