Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein receiving from Judge Phillip Forman his certificate of American citizenship.
Handwritten letter by Albert Einstein up for auction in Jerusalem

The letter, written in June 1950, addresses Ernst Gabor Strauss' concerns over Einstein's Theory of Everything

Albert Einstein
Albert Einstein’s letter denouncing antisemitism in US academia on sale

“The hostile attitude of universities towards Jewish teaching staff and students has been increasing perilously, even though it manifests in a hypocritical manner,” the scientist wrote.

David Ben-Gurion meeting with Albert Einstein at Princeton University, in 1951
Einstein’s 1948 letter praising Jewish resilience on sale

The letter is dated May 19, 1948, and was written in German. It was addressed to the first Israeli president Chaim Weizmann.

New exhibit about Albert Einstein opens in Shanghai

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem opened a special exhibit in Shanghai about the Nobel Laureate's life

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
01/08/2019
Einstein's childhood toy up for auction

The wooden bead game was once owned by the Nobel Prize-winning physicist.

14/06/2019
Albert Einstein lecturing in Vienna, 1921
Einstein letter mocking Austria’s anti-Semitic policies up for auction

The letter, dated Sept. 30, 1936, was written shortly before Austria’s annexation by Nazi Germany.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
15/05/2019
Texts from beyond the grave

Nell Freudenberger draws parallels between questions of ontology (the nature of being) and physical science in her third novel, Lost and Wanted.

By HEATHER SCOTT PARTINGTON
19/04/2019
Einstein letter on Jewish solidarity garners top bid

Einstein addressed the letter, posted from his Princeton office, to Dr. Maurice Lenz of New York and praised his efforts to enable the refugees to enter the United States.

By TOM TUGEND
31/03/2019
A letter from Albert Einstein to his first wife, Mileva Maric
Three Einstein letters on antisemitism to be auctioned

"The power of resistance which has enabled the Jewish people to survive for thousands of years has been based to a large extent on traditions of mutual helpfulness."

27/03/2019
Einstein's notes on the physics of the atomic bomb and nuclear reactor
110 of Albert Einstein's documents newly unveiled for 140th birthday

In honor of the scientist's 140th birthday, Hebrew University revealed newly-acquired pages of equations and private letters.

06/03/2019
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