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In this course we will seek to “understand Einstein,” especially focusing on the special theory of relativity that Albert Einstein, as a twenty-six year old patent clerk, introduced in his “miracle year” of 1905. Our goal will be to go behind the myth-making and beyond the popularized presentations of relativity in order to gain a deeper understanding of both Einstein the person and the concepts, predictions, and strange paradoxes of his theory. Some of the questions we will address include: How did Einstein come up with his ideas? What was the nature of his genius? What is the meaning of relativity? What’s “special” about the special theory of relativity? Why did the theory initially seem to be dead on arrival? What does it mean to say that time is the “fourth dimension”? Can time actually run more slowly for one person than another, and the size of things change depending on their velocity? Is time travel possible, and if so, how? Why can’t things travel faster than the speed of light? Is it possible to travel to the center of the galaxy and return in one lifetime? Is there any evidence that definitively confirms the theory, or is it mainly speculation? Why didn’t Einstein win the Nobel Prize for the theory of relativity? About the instructor: Dr. Larry Lagerstrom is the Director of Academic Programs at Stanford University’s Center for Professional Development, which offers graduate certificates in subjects such as artificial intelligence, cyber security, data mining, nanotechnology, innovation, and management science. He holds degrees in physics, mathematics, and the history of science, has published a book and a TED Ed video on "Young Einstein: From the Doxerl Affair to the Miracle Year," and has had over 30,000 students worldwide enroll in his online course on the special theory of relativity (this course!)....

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AP
2020年8月11日

It was wonderful experience to know the special theory of relativity from Larry, who has presented the course in very simple way to understand. Thanks a lot to Larry for providing such a good session.

JJ
2020年3月21日

Thanks for helping me understand the Special Theory of Relativity, covered a lot of ground but repeated it so it really could sink in. Like your style and want to thank you for your assistance. Thanks

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by ANKIT T

2019年4月1日

Great..... Learn many new things here....

by JORGE V R

2017年4月29日

quite enlightening! Great job Mr. Randles

by Alan F

2019年5月29日

Best Physics for Poets I have ever seen.

by Alex R

2018年8月24日

Excellent course. I enjoyed it immensely

by anil.c

2017年9月13日

ONE OF THE BEST COURSE

COURSE FOR MASSES

by mahatheswaran

2017年7月7日

Awesome course learnt a lot from my Guru

by Amv s

2020年11月23日

i like how he has simplified the things

by Luke M

2020年7月15日

My first coursera course, I enjoyed it.

by Christopher D

2017年8月30日

Amazing, anyone should take that course

by Ashwat J

2020年5月4日

Wonderful presentation. Learned a ton!

by Wayne C L

2018年9月6日

It was a lot of fun to learn all this!

by Nathalie V

2017年6月18日

Very interesting, very well explained.

by Fernando A P S

2017年4月1日

Perfectly explained. Love the teacher.

by Mehlam F

2020年7月15日

Great professor and in depth teaching

by Pavithra S

2020年6月20日

A fantastic course for science minds

by Omar R O R

2020年4月17日

It is clear, precise, and enjoyable.

by Cuautzin A H D

2020年6月11日

Excelente curso, muy bien explicado

by Bhavya V

2018年10月2日

Awesome Course worth spending time.

by Santos C

2017年9月10日

This was a great course, thank you!

by Mitank D

2017年5月25日

Really this is a fantastic course.

by Igor P

2017年5月21日

Very interesting and all is clear.

by Carlos S

2020年9月11日

Excellent course, vey interesting

by Harish R

2020年7月16日

Very good course! Learned a lot!!

by Ashwin N

2020年7月4日

perfect course for all physicists

by Anabela Z

2020年6月22日

A wonderful course and professor!