Nasa today turn out the results of a precise gravity experiment that confirmed Einstein's theory of relativity. Specifically his General Theory or Relativity (The Specfic Theory of Relativity is different).
The article in BBC is here:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/6561391.stm
A cut sheet on the gravity probe Bhttp://www.nasa.gov/pdf/162789main_gpb_fs.pdf
For us geeks out there this is also on /.
Geeks find this sort of thing very cool.