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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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Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 - 4:00 AM    "Integration" Newton and Leibniz arrive at the conclusion that differentiation and integration are inverse processes.. D
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Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Integration" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Sep 21, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Apple and the Moon" (IDAHO)
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Monday, Sep 24, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Moving In Circles" (IDAHO)
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Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Fundamental Forces" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Gravity, Electricity, Magnetism" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Sep 27, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Millikan Experiment" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Sep 28, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Conservation of Energy" (IDAHO)

Monday, Oct 1, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Potential Energy" (IDAHO)
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Tuesday, Oct 2, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Conservation of Momentum" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Oct 3, 2012 - 4:00 AM "Harmonic Motion" (IDAHO)
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