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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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Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 - 2:30 AM    "Engine of Nature" The Carnot engine, part one, beginning with simple steam engines.. D
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Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Temperature and Gas Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 - 2:30 AM "Engine of Nature" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 - 2:00 PM "Temperature and Gas Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 - 2:30 PM "Engine of Nature" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Entropy" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 - 2:30 AM "Low Temperatures" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 - 2:00 PM "Entropy" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 - 2:30 PM "Low Temperatures" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Atom" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013 - 2:30 AM "Particles and Waves" (LEARN/CREATE)
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