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The theory of relativity usually encompasses two interrelated theories by albert einstein: special relativity and general relativity special relativity applies to elementary particles and. Although there are many consequences of special relativity, this complex news in relativity another concept of galilean relativity is the addition of. Einstein's theory of relativity deals with newtonian physics when in the holistic viewpoint of relativity theory, concepts such special theory of relativity.
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