EDDINGTON, Sir Arthur Stanley


EDDINGTON, Sir Arthur Stanley
(1882-1944)
   British physicist and astronomer who contributed to the general theory of RELATIVITY. He was very interested in the PHILOSOPHICAL implications of SCIENCE and speculated about BELIEF in GOD.

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