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 »

Albert Einstein was a pioneering scientist and physicist, most famous for his theory of relativity, who made several breakthroughs in scientific understanding of time and space, explains Planet Science. Many also credit ... More » Science Physics

People have practiced the science of astronomy since ancient times and the discipline has no formal inventor. Knowledge of astronomy stretches back prior to recorded history, as evidenced by such ruins as henge circles, ... More » Science Astronomy

Albert Einstein did not invent the atomic bomb. His work helped launch the Manhattan Project, a secret operation that ran from late 1941 to 1945. The U.S. government assembled a team of the world's foremost physicists to... More »

The influence of Albert Einstein's theories of relativity is far reaching, from nuclear energy to GPS devices to our own notions of morality. His cultural impact is vast and nearly impossible to narrow down, and that's p... More »

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 » History Inventions

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 »