General Information

Glossary: G
First Air Date: April 25th, 2017
Last Air Date: June 27th, 2017
Created By: Noah Pink, Kenneth Biller
Star Casts: Antonio Banderas
Aired On: National Geographic Channel
Episode Runtime: 43 minutes
Total Seasons: 2 Seasons
Total Episodes: 10 Episodes
Type: Scripted
Status: Returning Series
Homepage: National Geographic Channel - Genius

Last Updated: Mon, 25 Dec 2017 21:51:05 +0000

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Anthology series about famous geniuses with the first season charting how Einstein—an imaginative, rebellious patent clerk, who couldn’t get a teaching job or a doctorate—unlocked the mysteries of the atom and the universe.

Seasons and Episodes

Einstein (10 Episodes)

1: Chapter One - Aired: 2017-04-25

The life of the 20th century’s most brilliant icon, Albert Einstein, was full of passionate, volatile relationships.

2: Chapter Two - Aired: 2017-05-02

After butting heads in class, Einstein falls in love with the determined Mileva Maric. Their affair raises eyebrows.

3: Chapter Three - Aired: 2017-05-09

Einstein struggles to support his pregnant wife and land an academic post in a rigid world of tradition and protocol.

4: Chapter Four - Aired: 2017-05-16

Albert Einstein and Mileva juggle raising a kids with his attempts to catch the eye of the scientific establishment.

5: Chapter Five - Aired: 2017-05-23

Einstein begins to experience the academic life he coveted, but he falters in his familial responsibilities. He is reintroduced to his cousin Elsa.

6: Chapter Six - Aired: 2017-05-30

Einstein moves his family for work, and to be closer to his new love, Elsa. He sets out to prove his theory as his marriage reaches a breaking point.

7: Chapter Seven - Aired: 2017-06-06

In the wake of the war, patriotism corrupts one of Albert Einstein’s closest friends, Fritz Haber, pitting them against each other.

8: Chapter Eight - Aired: 2017-06-13

Einstein and his wife Elsa attempt to flee Germany after the rise of the Nazis, but they face unexpected roadblocks.

9: Chapter Nine - Aired: 2017-06-20

Albert Einstein settles into life in America, but dangers abroad continue to be a threat to both him and his former colleagues.

10: Chapter Ten - Aired: 2017-06-27

After the atomic bomb is dropped and World War II draws to a close, Einstein assumes the role of world citizen in his twilight years.

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