Synopses & Reviews
Einstein's theories of Special and General Relativity changed the course of the world and the way we view Nature. Introducing Relativity plots an accessible and visual course through the ideas and concepts that changed physics forever. This book begins with life near the speed of light, and explores the ideas of space-time and curved space. Passing through the territory that lead Einstein to his vision of gravity as curvature of space-time, Introducing Relativity then discusses the legacy of Einstein's contributions -- Black Holes, gravitational waves and the expanding Universe.
This book begins with life near the speed of life near the speed of ligh and explores idas of of space-time and curved space.
Plots an accessible and visual course through ideas and concepts that revolutionised modern physics.