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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, Jun 13, 2013 - 1:00 AM    "Maxwell's Equations" Maxwell discovers that displacement current produces electromagnetic waves or light.. D
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Thursday, Jun 13, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Maxwell's Equations" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jun 13, 2013 - 1:30 AM "Optics" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jun 13, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Maxwell's Equations" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jun 13, 2013 - 1:30 PM "Optics" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Jun 18, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Michelson-Morley Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Jun 18, 2013 - 1:30 AM "Lorentz Transformation" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Jun 18, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Michelson-Morley Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Jun 18, 2013 - 1:30 PM "Lorentz Transformation" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Velocity and Time" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Jun 20, 2013 - 1:30 AM "Mass, Momentum, Energy" (LEARN/CREATE)
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