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  TIME 100: Person of the Century - Albert Einstein
Einstein's galvanizing effect on the popular imagination continued throughout his life, and after it.
Unlike the avuncular caricature of his later years who left his hair unshorn, helped little girls with their math homework and was a soft touch for almost any worthy cause, Einstein is emerging from these documents as a man whose unsettled private life contrasts sharply with his serene contemplation of the universe.
Einstein himself resisted all efforts to explore his psyche, rejecting, for example, a Freudian analyst's offer to put him on the couch.
www.time.com /time/time100/poc/magazine/albert_einstein5a.html   (656 words)

  
 - Einstein Year 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Einstein Year is the UK and Ireland's celebration of the 100th anniversary of the papers and is a whole year of activities that will get you fired up about physics.
To round-off Einstein Year, physicists at the Institute of Physics have calculated the energy consumed – and the CO2 emissions created – by the most familiar (and to some, the least welcome) festive activities in the week leading up to Christmas.
Of all the communities available to us, there is not one I would want to devote myself to except for the society of the true seekers, which has very few living members at any one time.
www.einsteinyear.org   (354 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Ideas & Opinions: Books: Albert Einstein   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
It interested me that Einstein was an anti-prohibitionist; stating that "any law that cannot be enforced only serves to undermine the authority of the government.
Einstein who was born in Ulm, Wurttemberg, Germany emigrated to the United Stated in Dec. 1932.
As well, Einstein gives tributes to Isaac Newton, Johannes Kepler (discovered three laws of planetary motion), James Clerk Maxwell (known especially for his work on electromagnetism), and Copernicus (stated that the Earth revolves around the Sun).
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0517003937?v=glance   (1804 words)

  
 TIME.com: Person of the Century -- January 3, 2000
He was the iconic 20th century scientist, the bumbling professor with the German accent, a comic cliché in a thousand films.
TIME Managing Editor Walter Isaacson explains why Einstein was selected.
This site, run by Stanford University, is part of an ongoing project to "test Einstein with orbiting gyroscopes" and offers a variety of Q&A on relativity, FAQ and technical results of experiments.
www.time.com /time/time100/poc/home.html   (290 words)

  
 Albert Einstein Quotes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Heroism at command, senseless brutality, deplorable love-of-country stance, how violently I hate all this, how despiceable an ignoreable war is; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action!
Through the release of atomic energy, our generation has brought into the world the most revolutionary force since prehistoric man's discovery of fire.
Einstein, 1947 d.C. If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.
www.humboldt1.com /~gralsto/einstein/quotes.html   (887 words)

  
 Einstein Archives Online - Digitized Manuscripts
Digitized images of Einstein's manuscripts have been grouped here according to content into three sections: Scientific Writings, Non-Scientific Writings and Travel Diaries.
If you want more information on all the folders in the Albert Einstein Archives, please go to the complete Finding Aid.
A.1.1.5 Obituaries by Einstein (includes obituaries of non-scientists)
www.alberteinstein.info /manuscripts   (333 words)

  
 Einstein-Image and Impact. AIP History Center exhibit.
Albert Einstein: Read about Einstein's astounding theory of relativity and his discovery of the quantum, his thoughtful philosophy, and his rise above a turbulent life including marriages and exile.
This Einstein exhibit contains many pictures, cartoons, voice clips, and essays on Einstein's work on special relativity, Brownian motion, and more.
Brought to you by The Center for History of Physics Copyright © 1996 - American Institute of Physics
www.aip.org /history/einstein   (89 words)

  
 Einstein - Albert Einstein Healthcare Network
Einstein offers free support groups on a variety of topics including Smoking Cessation, Parenting, Diabetes and more.
Albert Einstein Healthcare Network's web site, including its contents and programs, is provided for informational and educational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice nor is it intended to create any physician-patient relationship.
Please remember that this information should not substitute for a visit or a consultation with a health care provider.
www.einstein.edu   (336 words)

  
 Albert Einstein Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
I want to know His thoughts; the rest are details." -- Albert Einstein
My mom was just became a published author!
Want to join the Albert Einstein and his works.
www.humboldt1.com /~gralsto/einstein/einstein.html   (242 words)

  
 The Baby Einstein Company - Baby Videos, Toys, Books and Music
The Baby Einstein Company - Baby Videos, Toys, Books and Music
Baby Einstein helps by using music, language, nature and art in playful ways to entertain and engage little ones from birth and up.
You’ll see how Baby Einstein can help you and your little one discover the world together.
www.babyeinstein.com   (86 words)

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