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.

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.

'Stick to it': Einstein's note of career advice up for auction

A novice chemist didn't know what to do with his life. The world's favorite genius had an answer.

Einstein’s dream just turned into a Nobel Prize, and here’s how it happened

The winning scientists of 2017 tell us what it was like to be the first to detect and observe gravitational waves.

Meet the 5th-grade teacher who now plays Einstein for a living

Solo artist Jack Fry's Einstein show brings the famous physicist’s life to the stage.

Einstein exhibit to showcase Nobel medal and postcard to mom

Residents of Taipei welcomed the cache of archives with fanfare on the city's streets.

Did a rare Einstein note just show up in a 'Pawn Stars' episode?

Viewers were skeptical when a recent episode of the hit reality show featured the mathematical doodling of the Nobel Prize-winning physicist.

Geoffrey Rush nominated for best actor for role as Einstein

Golden Globes honor Australian actor's performance in National Geographic's 'Genius' series.

The staggeringly amazing OMG year in Einstein

From an Emmy-nominated TV show to a blockbuster scientific discovery, Einstein was everywhere in 2017.

$1.5 million Einstein auction breaks record

Note to Japanese bellhop is largest Einstein auction in recent history.

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.