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The Patent Clerk's Legacy

In 1905 the musings of a functionary in the Swiss patent office changed the world forever. His intellectual bequest remains for a new generation of physicists vying to concoct a theory of everything
Albert Einstein



TOM DRAPER DESIGN; EINSTEIN PHOTOGRAPH BY PHILIPPE HALSMAN, ¿ 1947 PHILIPPE HALSMAN ESTATE

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