Beautiful, Simple and Profound -
Classical Tests of Relativity

The Michelson-Morley Experiment 

  In 1887, an exquisitely designed measurement of the earth's
  motion through the ether results in the most brilliant
  failure in scientific history.

Classical tests of General Relativity

  Perihelion precession of Mercury



  Deflection of light by the Sun


  Gravitational redshift of light -- Pound-Rebka experiment

  The Pound-Rebka experiment is a well known experiment to
  test Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity. It is
  considered to be the experiment that ushered in an era of
  precision tests of general relativity.


A Clock So Precise It's Beyond Space and Time

Was Einstein Right? A Centenary Assessment
The Confrontation between General Relativity and Experiment

Was Einstein Right? 2nd Edition: Putting General Relativity To The Test