Podcaster: Fraser Cain & Dr. Pamela Gay
Organization: Astronomy Cast – http://www.astronomycast.com
- Introduction to General Relativity
- General Relativity
- Einstein’s Big Idea: Relativity and the Cosmos
- MIT Physics Video Lecture Series: General Relativity
- General Relativity Lectures and Notes (graduate and postdoctoral level)
- General Relativity Tutorial
- Reflections on Relativity
- Relativy: The Special and General Theory by Albert Einstein (from Project Gutenberg)
Predictions and Tests of General Relativity
- Gravitational Red Shift
- Mercury’s Perhihelion Shift
- A Non-Mathematical Proof of Gravitational Time Dilation
- Illustration of the Shapiro Effect (Gravitational Time Delay)
- The Shapiro Effect
- Putting Relativity to the Test
Description: The great scientist made an even more profound impact on physics with his theory of general relativity, replacing Newton with a better model for gravity.
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Bio: Fraser Cain is the publisher of Universe Today and Dr. Pamela Gay is a professor at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. They team up to do Astronomy Cast, a weekly facts-based journey through the cosmos.
Today’s sponsor: This episode of “365 Days of Astronomy” is sponsored by EclipseGlasses.com. Each week we will have a random drawing for a prize package from our sponsor. Enter the code for this week into this site: https://cosmoquest.org/achievements/code for a chance to win.
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