Albert Einstein E=mc2 explained

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2/13/10 Click to edit Master subtitle style Albert Einstein E = mc2 explained By: Kate Stonesifer
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2/13/10 About him He was born in Württemberg, Germany on March 14, 1879. He later moved to Italy and in 1901 obtained his doctor’s degree. He was known for many things such as winning the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1921. Einstein died on April 18th, 1955 in Princeton New Jersey. Today though, we will look at his scientific contributions
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2/13/10 Matter and energy are really two forms of the same thing so his formula tells us the amount of energy a mass would be equivalent to if it were suddenly turned into energy. Example: in pure water the mass of a hydrogen atom amounts to 111 grams or 0.111 kg. So we multiply the mass by the square of the speed of light (300,000,000 meters per second)
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2/13/10 E=mc2 = 0.111 x 300,000,000 x 300,000,000 = 10,000,000,000,000,000 Joules Remember one joule is about the amount of energy released
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2/13/10 Reaction “leftovers” Nuclear fusion, The same process that
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