Albert Einstein's work in physics and mathematics advanced both fields in areas of study such as the manipulation of atomic energy, the exploration of outer space and the basic foundation of knowledge on light. His large... More »

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Albert Einstein was a German-born physicist who became well known after earning his Ph.D. and publishing scientific articles. His theories on relativity and photoelectric effect are his most famous discoveries. More »

Albert Einstein was very outspoken politically and was an avid pacifist. He was also a Jew in Germany at the time when the Holocaust was only a few years away. For this reason, he was forced out of his native Germany. He... More »

Albert Einstein worked in the fields of mathematics and physics, and most of his contributions were in terms of academic theory. There is, however, a refrigerator that bears his name, and he had also developed a compass,... More »

Albert Einstein's greatest contribution to the world was his theory of relativity in which he described new ways of looking at time, space, matter, energy and gravity. His works also provided the basis for advances such ... More »

Albert Einstein was so smart because he knew physics inside-out and spent much of his time thinking about the solutions to problems. After he died in 1955, his brain was removed and preserved to be examined by neuroanato... More »

Although Albert Einstein's theories laid the foundation for the creation of the atomic bomb, the only thing he really invented was a refrigerator. Invented in 1926 in conjunction with his former student Leo Szilard, the ... More »