Science Monday: Einstein and Special Relativity

How Einstein (and others) proved that time was relative

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YouTuber "minutephysics" continues his series of Einstein videos, this week talking about his 1905 paper on The Special Theory of Relativity, in which the discussion of whether time was relative or not (hint, it was). Includes a cameo appearance by Einstein's cat.

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