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How did Einstein come to the Conclusion of Spacetime?

  1. Jul 8, 2014 #1
    What led Albert Einstein to conclude that space and time were not two seperate entities but merely one spacetime. Also, has there been experiment to prove this notion?
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  3. Jul 8, 2014 #2


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    It was Hermann Minkowski:

    It's just a geometrical interpretation of Special Relativity, not a theory on it's own that makes testable predictions.
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