Einstein's Clocks, Poincare's Maps

WED, MAR 3, 2004 (1:17:36)

Peter Galison introduces us to the world that Einstein grew up in, and subsequently changed forever, with the release of his earth shattering theory of special relativity.

+ BIO: Peter L. Galison

Peter Galison is the Mallinckrodt Professor of the History of Science and of Physics at Harvard University and the author of How Experiments End; Image and Logic; as well as the newly published Einstein's Clocks and Poincar.

Partner
Museum of Science, Boston
Series
NOVA: Einstein's Big Idea Series
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