Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein is known as the world's favorite genius. And here at From The Grapevine, we couldn't agree more. With about a story or two every week, our Einstein coverage is both comprehensive and fun. We cover everything from the science to the sublime. Looking to hear how Einstein is responsible for new planet discoveries? You'll find that here. And you'll also discover how the Nobel Prize-winning physicist influenced pop culture stalwarts like Star Wars and Superman. Bookmark this page or subscribe to our RSS feed, as our story list is constantly being updated. Because, as Einstein would say, time is all relative.

Three lessons I learned from my cousin, Albert Einstein

Karen Cortell Reisman says her family connection to the world's favorite genius inspires her life today.

How a solar eclipse proved that Einstein was right

100 years ago this month, the theory of relativity was confirmed, and Einstein became famous overnight.

100 years in the making: Photograph of Einstein's black hole revealed today

Physicists called the news 'groundbreaking' and 'a mic drop for Einstein’s theory of general relativity.'

Israel's historic moon landing this month inspired by Einstein

The scientists behind the mission reveal why the world-famous physicist is their muse.

In letters up for auction, Einstein tries to explain theory of relativity

Correspondence between Einstein and his colleague show the difficulty in getting other physicists on board.

Albert Einstein turns 140 with epic birthday bash

The physicist's legacy lives on with Hebrew University's unveiling of new manuscripts, a relative's surprise visit and more.

Einstein Archives unveil 110 never-before-seen items

Among the remarkable findings are letters to his best friend, the basis for lasers and a page that had been lost for nearly 90 years.

8 quotes to inspire you to reach your goals for the new year

Head into 2019 with some wise and witty advice.

Mentalist Oz Pearlman stuns with Einstein prediction

Kelly Ripa was speechless, and Ryan Seacrest dropped his microphone in disbelief. See the trick everyone is talking about.

Can pretending to be Einstein actually make you smarter?

Scientists made a virtual reality Einstein body to see if it changed people's intelligence.

Episode 5: Roni Grosz, curator of the Albert Einstein Archives

Find out what it's like taking care of the legacy of the world's most famous genius.

Where Einstein found peace and serenity

The Nobel Prize winner called this experience 'an excellent opportunity for maximum calm and reflection.'

A vacation fit for a genius: Follow Einstein's journey through these 8 countries

Hop aboard as we go globetrotting with the Nobel Prize winner.

Never-before-seen footage surfaces of Einstein driving a 'flying car'

The film shows the physicist (who didn't even know how to drive) enjoying his time on a Hollywood soundstage.

10 famous people who share a birthday with Albert Einstein

From rock stars to award-winning actors, March 14 is a good day to be born.