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2013-09-04 23:28:10

Author is completing Einstein in new book. San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Albert Einstein died a disappointed man. He was never able to discern the mathematical formula that would express the Grand Unification Theory (GUT). Now, over a half-century later, author Richard Palmquist believes that the “scheme of everything” can be found by observing the behavior of electricity. In Einstein, Money and Contentment author Richard Palmquist has written a book that unifies...

Photos Of Einstein’s Brain Reveal Areas That May Have Made Him A Genius
2012-11-16 09:34:46

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The name “Einstein” has long been synonymous with the term “genius.” The man behind that attribution, the late Albert Einstein, has been the center of attention for decades, as scientists and physicists try to decipher the inner workings of his intellectual being. Now, a new study, led by Florida State University evolutionary anthropologist Dean Falk, has found that portions of Einstein´s brain are...

Einstein’s God Letter For Sale
2012-10-05 21:14:12

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A handwritten letter by one Albert Einstein will be auctioned off this month with an opening bid of $3 million. This piece of history won´t be found at Sotheby´s auction house, however. This pricey, handwritten note will hit the online auction block at eBay. The letter, called the “God Letter,” was penned by Einstein just one year before his passing and shows the Austrian genius challenging the notion...

Brain Of Albert Einstein Can Be Downloaded As An App
2012-09-25 13:00:47

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Artifacts owned by celebrities can fetch big prices at auction, while actual body parts can be quite valuable as well. Last year John Lennon´s tooth sold for more than $31,000 at auction. By contrast Che Guevara´s hands — which were cut off the body of the revolutionary after he was executed in 1967 to confirm that he was truly dead — have mysteriously disappeared and were even the subject of a film! The...

Albert Einstein's Brain To Go On Display At London Exhibit
2012-03-28 07:13:10

Sections of Albert Einstein's brain will be displayed in Britain on Thursday at an exhibition in London, along with other historical figures. Two sections of the brain will be going on display at the Wellcome Collection show "Brains: The Mind As Matter." The slides from Einstein's brain are on loan from the Mutter Museum in Philadelphia, where they were shown publicly for the first time in the U.S. in 2011. When Einstein died at the age of 76 in 1955 his body was cremated and ashes...

Einstein's Archives Now Available Online
2012-03-20 11:02:13

In honor of Albert Einstein´s 133rd birthday, Israel´s Hebrew University of Jerusalem launched his archives on an expanded Einstein  Archives Online website. The site carries more than 80,000 of his documents including personal papers. The papers are being pulled from a climate-controlled safe and photographed with high resolution cameras. This new project is being funded with a grant by the Polonsky Foundation UK, who digitized Isaac Newton´s collection. ´The...

2011-11-29 03:00:00

Einstein Montefiore Research Suggests Frequency Threshold for Injury That Could Lead to Safety Guidelines BRONX, N.Y., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using advanced imaging techniques and cognitive tests, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center, the University Hospital and academic medical center for Einstein, have shown that repeatedly heading a soccer ball increases the risk for brain injury and cognitive...

2011-11-18 08:30:00

BRONX, N.Y., Nov. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New York State Senator Jeffrey D. Klein joined administrators and faculty members of Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University last Friday to officially open their new Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory. Several pieces of high-tech diagnostic and monitoring equipment, including advanced electroencephalogram (EEG) systems, stimulus delivery equipment and specialized video recording devices, were purchased through a $1...

2011-11-09 10:49:00

BRONX, N.Y., Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Women's Division and Men's Division of Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University will honor two preeminent leaders with the first "Einstein Lifetime Leadership Award" for their extraordinary contributions to supporting the mission of Einstein, one of the nation's premier centers for biomedical research and medical education. The awards will be presented to Linda Altman and Arnold S. Penner at the "Celebrate Einstein"...

2011-08-03 04:00:00

Einstein Researchers Find Centenarians Just as Likely as the Rest of Population to Smoke, Drink and Pack on Pounds BRONX, N.Y., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- People who live to 95 or older are no more virtuous than the rest of us in terms of their diet, exercise routine or smoking and drinking habits, according to researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine (http://www.einstein.yu.edu/home/default.asp) of Yeshiva University. Their findings, published today in the online...