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This edition: Introduction to the Mechanical Universe





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Episode Details

“The Mechanical Universe..and Beyond” helps teachers demystify physics by showing students what looks like. Inventive computer graphics illustrate abstract concepts such as time, force, and capacitance. Visits with Newton, Leibniz, Maxwell, and others trace the evolution of theories and challenge students to observe physical processes going on around them.
Preview introduces revolutionary ideas and heroes from Copernicus to Newton, and links the physics of the heavens and the earth.