Albert Einstein

Ivanka Trump Is Being Trolled Over This Old Unfortunate Tweet About Facts

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK

Ivanka Trump is being trolled online for misquoting Albert Einstein in an old regrettable tweet. Back in 2013, the daughter of US President Trump shar...

Scientists Detect An Event So Powerful It Caused Ripples In The Fabric Of Space And Time

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK Tech

Scientists have, for only the third time in history, detected another burst of gravitational waves. They are essentially ripples in the very fabric of...

The Modern Universe May Have Originated From A Hologram

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Tech

While Silicon Valley execs were debating the likelihood of life being a simulation, a team of international physicists were investigating an even stra...

Amazing Video Explains How The Entire Universe Is Inside Your Morning Cup Of Coffee

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK Tech

As much as you love your morning coffee for getting you through your daily commute, we’re pretty sure you don’t feel as strongly about it as these...

Why Questioning 'The System' Should Be The New Social Norm

Helen Costa | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Parents
Helen Costa

My daughter was recently chastised for questioning a teacher - a trait I encourage and applaud but it's winning her no friends. And it's that fearless curiosity and interest in difference that builds creative thinking and innovation.

This Kid Has A Higher IQ Than Albert Einstein

SWNS | Amy Packham | Posted 16.03.2016 | UK Parents

An 11-year-old boy has become one of youngest ever members of Mensa after scoring an IQ higher than Albert Einstein and Professor Stephen Hawking. Ki...

Gravitational Waves, the Einstein Centennial, and an Explanation by David Tennant

Anais Rassat | Posted 12.02.2017 | UK Tech
Anais Rassat

Einstein and his famous theory of gravity - general relativity - are once again in the news. The LIGO-Virgo collaboration announced yesterday 11th February that they had directly detected gravitational waves for the first time. This brought worldwide excitement to the field of science.

Einstein's Greatest Theory Has Finally Been Proven Right After Nearly 100 Years

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.02.2016 | UK Tech

For the first time in history scientists have detected ripples in the fabric of space, otherwise known as gravitational waves. This 'historic' dis...

Think You're Clever? Try Answering 10 Ridiculously Hard Questions About Relativity

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 24.11.2015 | UK Tech

On November 25 1915, Albert Einstein presented his ground-breaking ideas about spacetime, shifting what scientists had always thought about gravity. ...

7 Incredible Quotes By Einstein That Sum Up Relativity, Religion And Real-Life

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.11.2015 | UK Tech

Albert Einstein will most famously be remembered for that little known theory of relativity that he presented on the 25 November 1915. What you mig...

Gravity: Can Art Shed Light on Scientific Theory?

Katherine Templar Lewis | Posted 12.11.2016 | UK Tech
Katherine Templar Lewis

Last weekend Art Kinetica set up camp in the Hospital Club, London for a three day festival: Gravity. The festival and accompanying exhibition ties in with the 100th year anniversary of Einstein's Theory of Relativity and marks the start of a three month residency which will showcase the work of 17 'transdisciplinary' artists.

Why the Rational Mind is Only There to Serve our Intuition

Tim van der Vliet | Posted 26.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Tim van der Vliet

It may not be a surprise for you that most of our decisions are made subconsciously, with our intuitive mind. Our rational mind, often taken as the our only mind, is, or should only be there to Serve our intuition. Let me explain.

Bilingualism: Social Phenomenon or Dangerous Trend?

J.N. Paquet | Posted 29.09.2016 | UK Politics
J.N. Paquet

Some people -- mainly ultra-conservative politicians -- say that the social phenomenon that is bilingualism is a danger for a nation's unity and claim...

Six Of The World's Most Iconic Refugees

Clara Maciver | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK
Clara Maciver

In the cesspit that is the Murdoch conglomerate's critique of the migrant crisis, one finds little rational and fair analysis of the reality of the wo...

They Saved Einstein's Brain!

James Christie | Posted 20.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Christie

More precisely, they lost it. It finally turned up in Wichita, Kansas, in the hands of the secretive pathologist who'd originally sawn it out of Albert Einstein's skull and still sought to find the secret of his genius within its cerebral structure.

Scientists Have Just Proven Einstein Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Tech

Scientists at Griffith University in the US and the University of Tokyo in Japan have successfully carried out an experiment which should once and for...

On the Nature of Public Opinion

Aaron Vallely | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK
Aaron Vallely

History has given us a colossal record of deceit, manipulation of the many by a resourceful and shrewd few, and the sustained distortion of public perception so robustly at any one time, it is imperative we review the model of society we have inherited. Power derives its life-force from control.

Israel-Palestine: Einstein Revisited in Gaza!

Dr Harry Hagopian | Posted 21.09.2014 | UK Politics
Dr Harry Hagopian

Let me be clear that the answer does not lie in another military strike against Gaza that kills hundreds of civilians on beaches and in hospitals as much as in hideaways and on the battleground, wreaks havoc, puts paid to all arguments about proportionality as I understand them from my law years and then concludes balefully with a ceasefire that is not unlike previous documents.

So The Speed Of Light Might Actually Be Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Tech

The speed of light in a vacuum -- 299,792,458 metres per second - is one of the fundamental principles and outcomes of the theory of relativity, the c...

15 Pictures Of Albert Einstein Looking Like The Brainiest Badass Ever

Posted 18.04.2014 | UK Tech

If there was ever a scientist who captured mainstream appeal it was physicist Albert Einstein, one of the most creative intellects in history, who die...

14 Stunning Colour Photographs From History

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK

These stunning pictures first hit the Internet courtesy of Reddit user Brinkman87, showing the incredible work of editors who take old photographs and...

Why Did Rockefeller Belittle Einstein?

Caroline Fiennes | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Tech
Caroline Fiennes

'When a young Albert Einstein sent a request for $500 to John D. Rockefeller's top lieutenant, Rockefeller instructed his deputy, "Let's give him $1,000. He may be onto something." It was bold and daring, intrepid and risk-taking.'

LOOK: Charlie Chaplin In Colour

The Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK

We're all familiar with portraits of Albert Einstein, Charles Darwin and Mark Twain, but with crumbling monochrome photos we can only guess at what th...

LOOK: The 11-Year-Old Who's Brighter Than Einstein

PA | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education

An 11-year-old girl has recently found out she is one of the smartest people in the UK by achieving the maximum score on a Mensa IQ test. Primary s...

Neutrinos with the Euclid Space Telescope

Anais Rassat | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Tech
Anais Rassat

Euclid is a space telescope planned for launch in 2020 by the European Space Agency, and will make a map of the distribution of billions of galaxies in the Universe. This will make it possible to map the history and evolution of the dark Universe, which is the name given to describe everything we do not understand about the Universe.