Special Relativity at 105

Albert Einstein in 1905 (Berne Historical Museum)

One hundred five years ago today, an obscure Swiss patent clerk by the name of Albert Einstein published his revolutionary paper “On the Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies” – one of the four “Annus Mirabilis” papers published in 1905 — introducing his concept of what later came to be known as special relativity, and initiating a new era in physics.

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