What Einstein Got Wrong

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What Einstein Got Wrong

2017

Taught by physicist Dan Hooper of Fermilab and the University of Chicago, this course focuses on Einstein's mistakes as a window into his theory-building technique. He was spectacularly effective with relativity and early...

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In This Series

What Einstein Got Right: Special Relativity
Episode 1
What Einstein Got Right: Special Relativity
What Einstein Got Right: General Relativity
Episode 2
What Einstein Got Right: General Relativity
Einstein's Rejection of Black Holes
Episode 3
Einstein's Rejection of Black Holes
Einstein and Gravitational Waves
Episode 4
Einstein and Gravitational Waves
Cosmology and the Cosmological Constant
Episode 5
Cosmology and the Cosmological Constant
The Cosmological Constant and Dark Energy
Episode 6
The Cosmological Constant and Dark Energy
What Einstein Got Right: Light Quanta
Episode 7
What Einstein Got Right: Light Quanta
Does God Play Dice with the Universe?
Episode 8
Does God Play Dice with the Universe?
Quantum Entanglement
Episode 9
Quantum Entanglement
The Search for a Unified Field Theory
Episode 10
The Search for a Unified Field Theory
Problems with Time Travel
Episode 11
Problems with Time Travel
What Other Giants Got Wrong
Episode 12
What Other Giants Got Wrong