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The Resource Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Part 1 of 2, Richard Wolfson

Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Part 1 of 2, Richard Wolfson

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Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Part 1 of 2
Title
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution
Title remainder
modern physics for non-scientists
Title number
Part 1 of 2
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wolfson
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Takes the viewer from the early study of motion through the path of modern discovery of relativity, quantum phenomena and the consequences of these discoveries for our understanding of space, time and the universe
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Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
DPL
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Wolfson, Richard
Dewey number
153
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not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
QC6.2
LC item number
.W655 2000 pt.1
Literary text for sound recordings
  • instruction
  • lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Richard Wolfson
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Series statement
Great courses
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  • Einstein, Albert
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Space and time
  • Quantum theory
Label
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Part 1 of 2, Richard Wolfson
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (71 pages : 22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: lecture 1. Time travel, tunneling, tennis, and tea -- lecture 2. Heaven and earth, place and motion -- lecture 3. The clockwork universe -- lecture 4. Let there be light! -- lecture 5. Speed c relative to what? -- lecture 6. Earth and the ether: A crisis in physics -- lecture 7. Einstein to the rescue -- lecture 8. Uncommon sense: Stretching time -- lecture 9. Muons and time-traveling twins -- lecture 10. Escaping contradiction- Simultaneity is relative -- lecture 11. Faster than light? Past, future, and elsewhere -- lecture 12. What about E=mc2, and is everything relative?
Control code
1015183
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
second edition.
Extent
6 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565852808
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
153
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1015183
  • (OCoLC)57680032
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Part 1 of 2, Richard Wolfson
Publication
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (71 pages : 22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: lecture 1. Time travel, tunneling, tennis, and tea -- lecture 2. Heaven and earth, place and motion -- lecture 3. The clockwork universe -- lecture 4. Let there be light! -- lecture 5. Speed c relative to what? -- lecture 6. Earth and the ether: A crisis in physics -- lecture 7. Einstein to the rescue -- lecture 8. Uncommon sense: Stretching time -- lecture 9. Muons and time-traveling twins -- lecture 10. Escaping contradiction- Simultaneity is relative -- lecture 11. Faster than light? Past, future, and elsewhere -- lecture 12. What about E=mc2, and is everything relative?
Control code
1015183
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
second edition.
Extent
6 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565852808
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
153
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1015183
  • (OCoLC)57680032
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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