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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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Monday, May 28, 2018 - 2:00 AM    "Kepler to Einstein" From Kepler's laws and the theory of tides, to Einstein's general theory of relativity, into black holes, and beyond.. D

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Monday, May 28, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Kepler to Einstein" (LEARN/CREATE)

Monday, May 28, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Harmony of the Spheres" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Beyond The Mechanical Universe" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Static Electricity" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Jun 1, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Electric Field" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Jun 1, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Potential and Capacitance" (LEARN/CREATE)

Monday, Jun 4, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Voltage, Energy, and Force" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Jun 4, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Electric Battery" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Electric Circuits" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Jun 6, 2018 - 2:30 AM "Magnetism" (LEARN/CREATE)
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