Curvature of spacetime posited by Einstein

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Historical Context Note

Albert Einstein (1879-1955) realizes that spacetime is curved and that tidal gravity is a manifestation of that curvature

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Editors. "Curvature of spacetime posited by Einstein". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6430, accessed 18 December 2014.]