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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, Oct 23, 2012 - 1:00 PM    "Conservation of Energy" According to one of the major laws of physics, energy is neither created nor destroyed.. D

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Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Conservation of Energy" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012 - 1:30 PM "Potential Energy" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Oct 25, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Conservation of Momentum" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Oct 25, 2012 - 1:30 PM "Harmonic Motion" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Resonance" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012 - 1:30 PM "Waves" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Nov 1, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Angular Momentum" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Nov 1, 2012 - 1:30 PM "Torques and Gyroscopes" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012 - 1:00 PM "Kepler's Three Laws" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012 - 1:30 PM "Kepler Problem" (LEARN/CREATE)
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