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1922 Aussie outback expedition helped prove Einstein's theory

August 22nd, 2015

Episode 620 of 1853 episodes

Observing equipment was hauled by ship and donkey train to a remote spot south of Broome to observe starlight passing the sun during a total eclipse. Results showed that Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity was correct.

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