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Einstein's Brilliant Mistake: Entangled States
5 mins 11th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Mistakes aren't always a bad thing. Learn how one of Albert Einstein's greatest contributions to the field of quantum physics was actually a theory that ended up being proven wrong, with this short video on entangled states.
Einstein's Revolution: Crash Course History of Science #32
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThere's a reason that Einstein is known as the father of modern physics! Get to know Einstein and how he revolutionized the branch of science known as physics. Scholars learn how Einstein's unique view of motion and the universe built a...
Time Travel: Einstein's Big Idea (Theory of Relativity)
4 mins 7th - 12th
Is time-travel possible? Einstein thought it was! Explore how time changes, how it works in terms of physics, and how it is linked to space to create space-time. This is a great video that explains the concept of light speed and time in...
Einstein's Relativity (3): The Famous Equation E=mc2
10 mins 9th - 12th
Time dilates, contracts, is relative, and can travel? Yes, all these components of Einstein's Theory of Relativity have been validated in the scientific community through extensive experimentation. What have they learned? Discover...
Einstein's Relativity (2): Time Dilation-Slowing Down Clocks
9 mins 9th - 12th
What does the EM stand for in terms of physics? Learners are introduced to the EM, Einstein's relativity, light years, and the speed of light in terms of relativity. Good examples and concrete visuals guide viewers through the complex...
Einstein Is (Almost) Always Right: Gravitational Waves Edition
7 mins 6th - 12th
Facilitate learning as never before with the first video in a series dealing with physics concepts for your science class. Learners visualize Einstein's field equations and the effect of massive objects in passing light before they...
Einstein and The Special Theory of Relativity
2 mins 9th - 12th
Einstein's best-known work not only demonstrates that time itself is relative, but also shows how matter moves. An animated video illustrates the problem of motion, the concept of perspective, and the breakthrough idea that time is not a...
Albert Einstein: The Size and Existence of Atoms
1 min 9th - 12th
How do you prove the existence of something you can't see? For Albert Einstein, a liberal application of math usually did the trick! Physics scholars discover the relationship between atomic size and the motion of larger particles they...
Einstein's Relativity: Basics and Impact In Our Everyday Lives
10 mins 9th - 12th
I wish they had videos like this when I was in high school! Comprehensive, interesting, and visually stimulating, this video is sure to give your class what they need to start a unit on Einstein's Theory of Relativity. Several concrete...
Two Versions of Gravity: Newton and Einstein
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
We have all heard the debate about teaching both theories, but an innovative lesson takes the discussion to a new level. Scholars research and debate Newton's Law of Gravitation versus Einstein's General Theory of Relativity with...
Einstein's Relativity (4): Gravity and Acceleration
6 mins 9th - 12th
Here it is, the fourth component true to Einstein's Theory of Relativity. The aspects of gravity and acceleration are presented as they relate to the theory of relativity. This video sums up how gravity, acceleration, time dilation, and...
Have Gravitational Waves Been Discovered?!?
11 mins 10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Einstein was right ... again? Introduce young physicists to the final piece in Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity through a video from PBS covering space time and measurement. Discover where gravitational waves come from, the...
Special Relativity and the Twin Paradox
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Everyone knows that one twin is always older in a pair. But, could a twin be years older? A video from an extensive physics playlist explains Einstein's theory of special relativity. Topics include the speed of light, special versus...