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Publisher: Nobel Foundation
A timeline of the major developments in relativity. It starts with Galilean Relativity via Newton and ends with General Relativity.
Twin Paradox Program  [ Computer Program ]

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K. Simov and W. Christian
The Twin Paradox program displays the effect of time dilation on a moving twin as seen from a stationary twin. In the default scenario the light signals sent from the moving twin are…
Simultaneous Events Program  [ Computer Program ]

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K. Simov and W. Christian
The Simultaneous Events program displays the effect of relative motion on the relative ordering of events in special relativity. In the default scenario two simultaneous events are…
Relativity Metric Program  [ Computer Program ]

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K. Simov and W. Christian
The Relativity Metric program displays the effect of relative motion on the spatial and temporal separation of events in special relativity. In the default scenario, by dragging the…

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J. Wolfe
This web page describes inertial and non-inertial frames of reference, the latter being frames where Newton's laws do not hold. The text explains "fictitious forces", the centrifugal…

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M. Fowler and J. Hui Wan Ching
This simple animation illustrates the principle of time dilation as predicted by special relativity. The simulation consists of two light clocks, one at rest and the other moving at…

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This applet explains the principles of Relativity based on Lorentzian and Galilean spacetime. The user can control the boost/Velocity. The applet will display the spacetime diagram…

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A. Einstein; Publisher: J. Walker
This is an English translation of the 1905 paper by Albert Einstein on Special Relativity.

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A. Einstein
This is an English translation of the 1905 article by Albert Einstein that establishes the relation between the mass and energy of a particle.

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T. Dray; Publisher: Paradigms in Physics Program
This small group activity is designed to help upper division undergraduate students analyze a standard problem about colliding lumps of clay. Students work in small groups using…
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