During a talk at Avenues, bestselling author and futurist David Bodanis describes the life and work of one of history’s most fascinating scientists. Throughout the three chapters of this video series, Bodanis ably explains complex scientific theories in ways the layperson can understand. In addition to elegantly describing Einstein’s genius, Bodanis shares insights into his subject’s personality – Einstein’s whimsical sense of humor, his politics, his stubbornness and his flaws.