THUNK – 82. Special Relativity

Many people think special relativity is just for astrophysics majors, but its basic assumptions are pretty easy!

-Links for the Curious-

The derivation of the speed of light from Maxwell’s equations for electromagnetic waves –

The Hafele-Keating experiment, demonstrating the time dilation effect of special relativity –

A great video by a high school student explaining relativity –

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