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Einstein's revolutionary equation, shown in this collage, says that the curvature of space-time equals the distribution of matter plus energy. Images: NASA, Nobel Foundation, Oren Jack TurnerEinstein's revolutionary equation, shown in this collage, says that the curvature of space-time equals the distribution of matter plus energy.
Images: NASA, Nobel Foundation, Oren Jack Turner

Celebrating Einstein

Events across MIT will mark the 100th anniversary of the general theory of relativity.

School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
April 3, 2015

Wherever you may be on the space-time continuum, it’s time to celebrate!

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity, and to honor the occasion, MIT faculty have organized Celebrating Einstein, a series of panel discussions, performances, and other events that will take place this month as a special feature of the 2015 Cambridge Science Festival.

Upcoming events involving MIT Physics faculty: