"People slowly accustomed themselves to the idea that the physical states of space itself were the final physical reality."
--Professor Albert Einstein
I grew up with this cartoon in one of those big New Yorker compendiums. I'm still not sure I really know what itthe quote fully means, but it came up in my UU "Science and Spirituality" group reading. It's intriguing how the concept of relatively might've influenced some of the post-modern, "there is no objective stance" pop-culture thinking that came later.