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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, May 23, 2013 - 1:00 AM    "Beyond The Mechanical Universe" The world of electricity and magnetism, and 20th-century discoveries of relativity and quantum mechanics.. D
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Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Beyond The Mechanical Universe" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 1:30 AM "Static Electricity" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Beyond The Mechanical Universe" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 1:30 PM "Static Electricity" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Electric Field" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 1:30 AM "Potential and Capacitance" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Electric Field" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 1:30 PM "Potential and Capacitance" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Voltage, Energy, and Force" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 1:30 AM "Electric Battery" (LEARN/CREATE)
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