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Was Einstein Actually a Bad Student?

The true story around the rumors of his underperformance.

Einstein on stamp from Israel.
Einstein on stamp from Israel.
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1905 was Einstein’s “Year of Miracles”. The 26-year-old physicist published three papers that completely changed science and our perception of reality. The first proved the existence of atoms. The second was the Particle Theory of Light, which…