A Gentle Introduction to Relativity

What is space?

An Empty Box

Empty Box
  1. Force of Gravity. Newton saw that objects were attracted to each other by an invisible force. He called this the “force of gravity”, otherwise known as just gravity.
  2. Electromagnetic Field. Faraday and Maxwell found that positively and negatively-charged objects created a field. The field alters the trajectory of electricity ⚡️, hence an electric field. The field permeates through all of free space.
Empty Box + Electromagnetic Field
Gravitational Field + Electromagnetic Field

Examples of things that follow a curve

  • The green crab
  • An 🍎 that falls from a 🌲
  • Light
  • Time



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