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He was right about the constancy of the speed of light to all observers. He was right about mass being able to curve spacetime, accounting for gravity. He was right in predicting the reason for the discrepancy in the orbital period of the planet Mercury. He was right in predicting the phenomenon of gravitational lensing. He was right about the mechanism for the photoelectric effect. He was right about his explanation for brownian motion. He was right about his equivalence principle. He was wrong about the non-locality of quantum events, calling it ‘spooky action at a distance’. He was wrong… Read more »

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Well, he’s famous for a lot of things, including the theories of special and general relativity, though he won the Nobel prize on a paper about the photoelectric effect. As for him being right or not, his theories are remarkably accurate in explaining the universe, at least at the macroscopic level.

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Einstein was once asked, what will the 3rd world war be fought with?
He said I don’t know, but I do know the 4th world war will be fought with stones.