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Mechanical Universe And Beyond, The

This series helps teachers demystify physics by showing students what it looks like. Field trips to hot-air balloon events, symphony concerts, bicycle shops, and other locales make complex concepts more accessible. Inventive computer graphics illustrate abstract concepts such as time, force, and capacitance, while historical reenactments of the studies of Newton, Leibniz, Maxwell, and others trace the evolution of theories. The Mechanical Universe helps meet different students' needs, from the basic requirements of liberal arts students to the rigorous demands of science and engineering majors. This series is also valuable for teacher professional development.

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Friday, Jan 19, 2018 - 2:30 AM    "Torques and Gyroscopes" From spinning tops to the precession of the equinoxes.. D
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Friday, Jan 19, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Angular Momentum" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Jan 19, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Torques and Gyroscopes" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Jan 22, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Kepler's Three Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Jan 22, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Kepler Problem" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Energy and Eccentricity" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Navigating In Space" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Jan 26, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Kepler to Einstein" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Jan 26, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Harmony of the Spheres" (LEARN/CREATE)

Monday, Jan 29, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Beyond The Mechanical Universe" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Jan 29, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Static Electricity" (LEARN/CREATE)
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