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.

'Finding Einstein' TV series seeks out-of-the-box thinkers

'We're looking to find the next great thinkers of the world in every genre – whether it's art or music or science or math,' casting director said.

How well do you know your Nobel Prize history?

Test your IQ and see if you're worthy of being nominated!

New TV show from Ellen DeGeneres seeks to find the next Einstein

The comedian's search will air on the HBO Max streaming service, which debuts in 2020.

'Chasing Einstein' documentary chronicles one of the largest science experiments ever

The theory of relativity was proven 100 years ago, but a team of physicists is now searching for a mysterious key component – dark matter.

The bookbinder who's keeping Einstein's legacy alive

A trip to the studio of Ido Agassi, who is painstakingly recreating Einstein's theory of relativity.

Einstein's Nobel Prize, record collection and more headed to new exhibition

Public to get glimpse of handwritten pages from the general theory of relativity.

Einstein's unusual couch surfing adventure

100 years ago this week, Einstein needed a cheap place to crash in Europe. You'll never guess who's house he stayed at.

Are you ready for the International Physics Olympiad?

The 50th edition of the competition takes place in Tel Aviv this July. Test your IQ with some sample questions.

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.