Astronomy Cast

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


Episode 9: Einstein's Theory of Special Relativity

November 6th, 2006

Episode 9 of 459 episodes

It's all relative. How many times have you heard that? Well, when you're traveling close to the speed of light, everything really is relative; especially the passage of time. This week, Fraser and Pamela give you the skinny on Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity. After listening to a few thought experiments, you too should be able to wrap your head around this amazing theory.