By Anton Reiser, Rudolf Kayser, Albert Einstein
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They opened a life which corresponded completely to the most secret desire for independent research. True, it was not easy for his southGerman nature to become accustomed to the life of north Germany. Berlin, the great city with its active life, its raging hurry, and dry utilitarianism, was foreign to his nature: as was also the bureaucratic feudalistic militarism then prevailing in the universities and in the academies 91 of Prussia, as in all official circles. Yet despite these qualms, the prospect of doing undisturbed research was irresistible.
According to both theories, light was a mechanical occurrence: either (as in the emission theory) the light bodies shot tiny particles with great velocity Å 99 ALBERT EINSTEIN THEORY OF RELATIVITY into space, or (as in the wave theory) light was transmitted like sound with the help of a space-filling medium identified as ether. Newton thus assumed the existence of this mysterious ether, which had already played an important rôle in the works of Aristotle and the ancient Greek poets. Ne defined it as an immaterial substance which permeates all bodies and is contained in them.
The teacher wanted a private tutor for two boys staying at his pension. Albert obtained the position. He lived now in the small Swiss city on the Rhine. It was much visited by tourists; the fame of the city is due to the nearby falls of the Rhine. Life, here, pleased Albert a great deal. In the first place, he was the great friend of his small pupils. He again showed his remarkable talent as a teacher, and the boys sensed it. His one wish was to do a complete job, to take over the education of the two pupils entirely into his own hands.
Albert Einstein: A biographical portrait by Anton Reiser, Rudolf Kayser, Albert Einstein