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.

Building full of Einstein's treasured possessions to open to public

Albert Einstein's archives will move into 2-story planetarium on the Jerusalem campus of Hebrew University.

Einstein's prediction leads to dawn of new era in astronomy

In global collaboration, a third of the world's physicists announce a reshaping of our understanding of the universe.

Autographed Einstein notes given to Japanese bellhop up for auction

The handwritten scrawls were reportedly given by the absent-minded professor in lieu of a tip.

Despite Emmy snubs, 'Genius' show about Einstein garnered praise and broke records

The series was watched by 45 million people around the world, and brought to light the life story of the beloved genius.

Show us your Einstein inspired tattoo!

After a video of a man getting Einstein inked on his leg surfaced online, we're in search of more tattoos of the beloved genius.

A new Einstein play opens on Broadway, and it's got puppets

In an exclusive interview, the playwright reveals his logic (he has some, we promise) and what he has up his sleeve next.

A town where Einstein once lived has become a prime selfie spot

Tourism officials in Bern, Switzerland, just erected 4 statues that honor the world's favorite genius.

5 thrilling biographies to add to your Audible checkout

From Hamilton to Musk, the lives of these notable figures leap off the page and into your earbuds.

Think these kids are smarter than Einstein? Think again

After recent news of British kids scoring higher than the genius on a IQ test, we take a closer look.

Einstein had his own baseball card ... as did Shakespeare, Hamilton and 132 other luminaries

Topps' special 1952 'Look N See' set can now fetch in the thousands at sports conventions.

Woman who studied Einstein's brain passes away

After a pathologist stole the genius's brain, neuroscientist Marian Diamond came to the rescue.

Say cheese! Iconic Einstein tongue photo is up for auction

Rare version shows the two people who were cropped out of the famous picture.

'When will the world end?' and other questions children asked Einstein

I dug through Albert Einstein's archives to find some amazing conversations he had with kids.

Want to receive a letter from Einstein and Freud? Here’s how

German designer's quirky idea will have notes from the icons arriving in your mailbox.

Weird things I found in Albert Einstein's archives

Learn about the time Einstein wanted to be a plumber and other strange things I found while digging through his letters.