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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, Apr 16, 2013 - 3:00 AM    "From Atoms to Quarks" Electron waves attracted to the nucleus of an atom help account for the periodic table of the elements and ultimately lead to the search forquarks.. D
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Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013 - 3:00 AM "From Atoms to Quarks" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Apr 17, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Quantum Mechanical Universe" (IDAHO)
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Monday, Jul 1, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Introduction" (IDAHO)
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Tuesday, Jul 2, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Law of Falling Bodies" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Jul 3, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Derivatives" (IDAHO)
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Thursday, Jul 4, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Inertia" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Jul 5, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Vectors" (IDAHO)

Monday, Jul 8, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Newton's Laws" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Jul 9, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Integration" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Jul 10, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Apple and the Moon" (IDAHO)
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