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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, Dec 15, 2017 - 2:00 AM    "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.. D
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Friday, Dec 15, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Michelson-Morley Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 15, 2017 - 2:30 AM "Lorentz Transformation" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Dec 18, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Velocity and Time" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Dec 18, 2017 - 2:30 AM "Mass, Momentum, Energy" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Temperature and Gas Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017 - 2:30 AM "Engine of Nature" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 22, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Entropy" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Dec 22, 2017 - 2:30 AM "Low Temperatures" (LEARN/CREATE)

Monday, Dec 25, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Atom" (LEARN/CREATE)

Monday, Dec 25, 2017 - 2:30 AM "Particles and Waves" (LEARN/CREATE)
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