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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, Aug 21, 2017 - 2:30 AM    "Torques and Gyroscopes" From spinning tops to the precession of the equinoxes.. D
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Monday, Aug 21, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Angular Momentum" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Aug 21, 2017 - 2:30 AM "Torques and Gyroscopes" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Aug 21, 2017 - 2:00 PM "Angular Momentum" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Monday, Aug 21, 2017 - 2:30 PM "Torques and Gyroscopes" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Kepler's Three Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 - 2:30 AM "Kepler Problem" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 - 2:00 PM "Kepler's Three Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 - 2:30 PM "Kepler Problem" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Aug 25, 2017 - 2:00 AM "Energy and Eccentricity" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Aug 25, 2017 - 2:30 AM "Navigating In Space" (LEARN/CREATE)
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