PBS Space Time

General Relativity & Curved Spacetime Explained!

Season 1 Episode 30 | 8m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

We've been through the first few episodes of our crash course on general relativity, and came out alive! But it's officially "time" for CURVED spacetime. Join Gabe on this week’s episode of PBS Space Time as he discusses Newton and Einstein's dispute over inertial frames of reference. Is Einstein's theory inconsistent? Is gravity even a force??? Check out the episode to find out!

Aired: 04/21/16

Rating: NR


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