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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, Jan 10, 2013 - 2:30 AM    "Inertia" Galileo risks his favored status to answer the questions of the universe with his law of inertia. G
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Thursday, Jan 10, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Derivatives" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jan 10, 2013 - 2:30 AM "Inertia" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jan 10, 2013 - 2:00 PM "Derivatives" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jan 10, 2013 - 2:30 PM "Inertia" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Vectors" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 - 2:30 AM "Newton's Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 - 2:00 PM "Vectors" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013 - 2:30 PM "Newton's Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Integration" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 - 2:30 AM "Apple and the Moon" (LEARN/CREATE)
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