Einstein’s Biggest Blunder, Explained

Chemistry unlike other sciences sprang originally from delusions and superstitions and was at its commencement exactly on a par with magic and astrology. - Thomas Thomson 1773 to 1852 Chemist

The invention of logarithms came to the world as a bolt from the blue. No previous work had led up to it… It stands isolated breaking in upon human thought abruptly without borrowing from the work of other intellects or following known lines of mathematical thought. ~ John Moulton 1844 – 1921 - Mathematician


Einstein's Biggest Blunder, Explained

Before watching Video, Check Out…

List of inventors!
List of inventors!

Philo Farnsworth (1906–1971) USA – a.o. electronic television.

Édouard Michelin (1859–1940) France – pneumatic tire.

James Homer Wright (1869–1928) USA – Wright's stain (histology).

Andrey Chokhov (c. 1545–1629) Russia – Tsar Cannon.

Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit (1686–1736) The Netherlands – Fahrenheit temperature scale Mercury-in-glass thermometer.

Boris Rosing (1869–1933) Russia – CRT television (first television system using CRT on the receiving side).

Alexei Tupolev (1925–2001) Russia – the Tupolev Tu-144 (first supersonic passenger jet).

Charles Leiper Grigg (1868–1940) USA – 7 Up.

Tadeus Reichstein (1897–1996) Poland/Switzerland – Reichstein process (industrial vitamin C synthesis).

George Ballas (1925–2011) USA – String trimmer.

Walton Musser (1909–1998) USA – Harmonic drive gear.

Joseph Swan (1828–1914) UK – Incandescent light bulb.

Aleksandr Porokhovschikov (1892–1941) Russia – Vezdekhod (the first prototype tank or tankette and the first caterpillar amphibious ATV).

Momofuku Ando (1910–2007) Japan – Instant noodles.

Dmitri Mendeleev (1834–1907) Russia – Periodic table pycnometer pyrocollodion.

Carl Friedrich Claus (c. 1883) Germany – Claus process (petrochemistry).

Robert Bunsen (1811–1899) Germany – Bunsen burner.

Vladimir Shukhov (1853–1939) Russia – thermal cracking (Shukhov cracking process) thin-shell structure tensile structure hyperboloid structure gridshell modern oil pipeline cylindric oil depot.

Andrey Geim (born 1958) Russia/United Kingdom – graphene.

Mikhail Pomortsev (1851–1916) Russia – nephoscope.


Watch Video: Einstein’s Biggest Blunder, Explained

(via YouTube)
Brilliant Quotes By Famous And Awesome Scientists!

Physics is very muddled again at the moment; it is much too hard for me anyway and I wish I were a movie comedian or something like that and had never heard anything about physics! ~ Wolfgang Pauli 1900 – 1958

Dr. Ikemoto repeatedly told me that we should not perform research that simply reproduced somebody else’s results. Rather we should do something unique and new. ~ Shinya Yamanaka 1962 to Present - Stem Cell Biologist

It is thus probable that germs of the lowest organisms known to us are continually being carried away from the earth and the other planets upon which they exist. As seeds in general so most of these spores thus carried away will no doubt meet death in the cold infinite space of the universe. Yet a small number of spores will fall on some other world and may there be able to spread life if conditions be suitable. ~ Svante Arrhenius 1859 to 1927 - Physical Chemist

The ultimate truths of mathematics then cannot be established by any experimental proof that the deductions from them are true; since the supposed experimental proof takes them for granted. ~ Herbert Spencer 1885 – 1977 - Philospher

A cylinder of air reaching to the top of the atmosphere is of equal weight with a cylinder of water about 33 feet high. ~ Isaac Newton 1642 to 1727

There are many ways of knocking electrons out of atoms. The simplest is to rub two surfaces together. ~ Fred Hoyle 1915 to 2001

We must reason in natural philosophy not from what we hope or even expect but from what we perceive. ~ Humphry Davy - 1778 to 1829


Train Your Brain, Solve This…

Movies About Scientists, Inventors and People who do Amazing Things!








Bestseller No. 1
TomTom Runner GPS Running Watch (Grey)
  • GPS Running Watch: Measures time, distance, pace, calories burned, and live stats on the go. QuickGPSFix finds your location quickly so you can get going faster.
  • Designed for Runners: Ultra-slim, lightweight, and waterproof watch designed for runners. An extra-large display and one-button control make it the perfect runner's watch.
  • Heart Rate Monitor Pairing: Pair the watch with an external heart rate monitor strap to track fitness and monitor your workout intensity.
  • Training Programs: Set your own interval training program to improve fitness and speed.
  • Race Your Past Performances: Compete against yourself and try to run a previous workout faster.
SaleBestseller No. 2
TomTom Runner GPS Watch (Black)
  • GPS Running Watch: Measures time, distance, pace, calories burned, and live stats on the go. QuickGPSFix finds your location quickly so you can get going faster.
  • Designed for Runners: Ultra-slim, lightweight, and waterproof watch designed for runners. An extra-large display and one-button control make it the perfect runner's watch.
  • Heart Rate Monitor Pairing: Pair the watch with an external heart rate monitor strap to track fitness and monitor your workout intensity.
  • Training Programs: Set your own interval training program to improve fitness and speed.
  • Race Your Past Performances: Compete against yourself and try to run a previous workout faster.