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Astronomy Cast

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Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Science & Medicine 37
Natural Sciences 12

Astronomy Cast brings you a weekly fact-based journey through the cosmos.

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Ep. 370: The Kaufmann–Bucherer–Neumann Experiments

March 23rd, 2015

Episode 404 of 489 episodes

One of the most amazing implications of Einstein's relativity is the fact that the inertial mass of an object depends on its velocity. That sounds like a difficult thing to test, but that's exactly what happened through a series of experiments performed by Kaufmann, Bucherer, Neumann and others.

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