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Einstein Revealed

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The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this program:

Genius Among Geniuses
In this essay, NOVA producer Tom Levenson explains what makes Einstein stand out from other great scientists in history. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Relativity and the Cosmos
Physicist Alan Lightman describes how Einstein's General Theory of Relativity laid the foundation for cosmology. (Grades 9-12)

Timeline
Explore the turning points in Einstein's life, both personal and professional. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

The Light Stuff (Hot Science)
The speed of light is constant . . . but only out in space. Find out how the speed of light can change here on Earth. (No plug-in required.) (Grades 3-5, 6-8)

Time Traveler (Hot Science)
Play this time traveler game to see the "twin paradox" in action. (Shockwave plug-in required.) (Grades 6-8)

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Program Transcript
Complete narration for the TV program.

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