Category Archives: Public
It began a few days ago, when an amateur astronomer Jonny Lapkins was photographing Jupiter from his backyard observatory.
Sorry for a long delay with our reply to Andrei’s comments (teaching duties…). On September 30, Andrei wrote: “Yet again a remarkable piece of truly historical research. However, a paper in APS journal does not imply, that becomes APS view.” … Continue reading
A few days ago we received the book “Einstein wrote back” by John Moffat (published in 2010 by Thomas Allen Publishers, Canada), which is a collection of his personal memories of 20th century scientists: Einstein, Dirac, Pauli, Bohr, Schrodinger, … Continue reading
Why the English collection of Einstein’s works does not exist. Part IV (Einstein and Lanczos, a comparative study)
The discrepancy between common statements that Einstein is the greatest scientist of all times, named by Times magazine the person of 20th century (died in the middle of century), and the fact that neither by the end of 20th century … Continue reading
Why the English collection of Einstein’s works does not exist. Part III (Princeton University Press versus the Trustees of Einstein’s Estate)
We report here on some new findings: the article by David Dickson “Einstein: disagreement delays publication of collected works”, Nature 278 (22 March 1979) 294-295.