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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 abhijit c

2017年2月16日

I loved this course.

by Donghyun K

2020年11月5日

Very well explained

by Jeffrey H

2017年7月23日

Outstanding course!

by denis l

2016年11月13日

Really appreciated!

by Belkacem E

2020年10月24日

Fantastic journey!

by Рогалев А В

2018年4月29日

Very interesting !

by Daniel M P

2017年11月3日

Amazing experience

by Nguyen M

2017年8月18日

One word: awesome!

by Veena R

2020年10月7日

Excellent course.

by Tejas p

2020年9月19日

Incredible course

by Federica L M

2020年6月25日

BEST TEACHER EVER

by Justin H

2020年6月15日

Very interesting.

by Walid H

2018年2月27日

Excellent course.

by Per-Erik R

2017年9月6日

Fantastic teacher

by Hamna B

2017年8月6日

Excellent course!

by Sriram R

2018年8月27日

very nice course

by Luis W

2018年5月31日

Very interesting

by Victoria L

2017年10月13日

Superb teaching.

by Santiago C P

2017年7月17日

Excellent course

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2017年3月2日

Excelent course!

by Aditya U

2017年1月5日

Amazing course!!

by Michael B

2016年12月29日

Fantastic course

by Daniel

2020年10月5日

Simply amazing.

by Baha A

2017年7月29日

Simply awesome!

by Stephen w

2018年5月4日

Very educated