This is a text written for the curious layperson aimed at explaining the geometrical aspects of general relativity without focusing on the underlying mathematics. The author covers material from Aristotelian and Galilean framework of space to the aspects of Einstein's general relativity, using black holes as an example.
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Keywords:Informal Education,space-time,Relativity,NSDL,Spacetime Fundamentals,geometry,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20090706213125547T,Metric,general relativity,Undergraduate (Lower Division),General Relativity,Higher Education,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Space Science,General Public,Mathematics,Physics,curved space,black holes
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