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MU-01 Introduction to the Mechanical Universe
# A4.0041

Run-Time: 30 min

Source: Intellimation

Description: Introductory preview introduces revolutionary ideas and heroes from Copernicus to Newton, and links the physics of the heavens and the Earth.
Chapter - Description
1 - Opening Sequence
2 - Caltech As Physics Center
3 - Scope Of Cosmology
4 - The Science Of Mechanics
5 - Physics Of Ordinary Matter
6 - Earth From Space
7 - Sunrise
8 - Greeks Exhaustingly Calculate Pi
9 - Aristotle's And Ptolemy's Astronomy
10 - Renaissance Garden
11 - Copernican Solar System
12 - Introduction To Galuleo's Work
13 - Inertia
14 - Galileo At The Inquisition
15 - Free Fall On The Moon
16 - Galileo's Discoveries
17 - Galileo's Trials
18 - Kepler's Trials
19 - Kepler's Three Laws
20 - Kepler's Cosmological Model
21 - Newton In Apple Orchard
22 - Newton At His Desk
23 - Modern Solar System Model
24 - David And Goliath
25 - Jules Verne Movie Footage
26 - Gyroscopes And Angular Momentum
27 - Angular Momentum
28 - Clocks
29 - Harmonic Motion And Circular Motion
30 - Newton At His Desk
31 - Introduction To Leibniz
32 - Newton's Discoveries
33 - Newton And Leibniz - Controversy
34 - Caltch Kellogg Particle Accelerator
35 - Millikan's Oil Drop Apparatus
36 - Star Field
37 - Cavendish's Apparatus
38 - Chalky's Acsdemy
39 - Descartes' Discoveries
40 - Continent Of Physics
41 - Conservation Of Energy
42 - Rescue Of The Good Ship Irish Coffee
43 - Shattering Effects Of Resonance
44 - Apollo Astronauts
45 - Earth And Moon
46 - Observatory
47 - Rules Of Physics
48 - Discovering Our Place In The Universe
49 - Credits


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