We return to a question posed in the first episode: will Albert and Elsa Einstein get their visas approved to the US?
Sin can only be hidden for so long, but it will eventually be exposed. Episode 7 makes this fact crystal clear.
Albert Einstein crying, alone, at a train station–is this rock bottom for him?
It seems Einstein’s head is occupied with other things while at the patent office–things that could change the world.
Maybe CAR-T therapy will be the breakthrough scientists need to eliminate cancer once and for all.
The second episode of Genius is directed by Minkie Spiro and focuses on more intimate portrayals of the characters.
In the opening episode, broad strokes are painted as Howard intersperses the younger and elder versions of Einstein. The younger Einstein is a daydreaming free thinker; the elder is wiser yet stubborn.
At the end of the day, we all want to go somewhere that has a roof to protect us from the elements, allows us to spend quality family time, and offers us security from intruders. In short, we want shelter.
Communication is the lifeblood of today’s society, helping to make sense of life—yet many of us don’t know the history of how it came to be.
Economist Adam Smith noted, “All money is a matter of belief.”