Les Hardison Discusses Einstein's Theory in New Book
Morley and Albert Michelson attempted to detect relative motion of the ether, which was presumed to conduct light, before Einstein. Hardison believes Einstein's interpretation of the Michelson-Morley experiment is flawed, and he explains this belief in ...
At the third beep, the Atomic Clock will be 60 ... imprecisely
In the 1880s, an experiment was designed by Michelson and Morley to measure the velocity of the Earth through the ether. They sent beams of light from ... at an unchanged velocity. Albert Einstein picked up on this and set out the ideas that led to ...
Your Tongue-in-Cheek Guide to the 2015 Film Festival Circuit
By Albert Chau/FilmMagic (Redford's head); By Scott Cramer/Getty Images (Mountains); By George Pimentel (Redford's torso), by Fred Hayes (Redford's scarf), by Randall Michelson (Redford's legs, snowbank), all from WireImage; Illustration by Darrow.
How We've 'Morphed' From “Starry Night” to Planck's View of the BICEP2 Field
The work of Maxwell and experimentalists such as Faraday, Michelson and Morley built an overwhelming body of knowledge upon which Albert Einstein was able to write his papers of 1905, his miracle year (Annus mirabilis). His theories of the Universe ...