Join Brian Greene, acclaimed physicist and author, on a wild ride into the mind of Albert Einstein, revealing deep aspects of the world that defy everyday experience. Using a visually rich canvas of animations, Greene leads you through all the startling conclusions of special relativity, from time travel to space warps to E = mc2. In the span of 2+ hours, this short master class will change your conception of reality.
0:00 Start The Special Theory of Relativity 00:05 Speed 00:05:50 The Speed of Light 00:18:23 Relativity of Simultaneity 00:27:42 Time in Motion 00:37:42 How Fast Does Time Slow? 00:47:49 Time Dilation: Experimental Evidence 01:05:31 The Reality of Past, Present, and Future 01:14:37 Time Dilation: Intuitive Explanation 01:28:38 Motion's Effect on Space 01:32:34 The Pole in the Barn: Quantitative Details 01:49:48 The Twin Paradox 02:10:39 Implications for Mass 02:19:17 Special Relativity 02:29:06