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The Resource Impossible : physics beyond the edge, Benjamin Schumacher, (DVD)

Impossible : physics beyond the edge, Benjamin Schumacher, (DVD)

Label
Impossible : physics beyond the edge
Title
Impossible
Title remainder
physics beyond the edge
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Schumacher
Title variation
Physics beyond the edge
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Some things can happen in our universe and others cannot. The laws of physics set this boundary between the possible and the impossible."--Container. Professor Schumacher takes the viewer into territory onboth sides of the impossibility line to examine these complex realms
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NJB
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videorecording
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Schumacher, Benjamin
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College
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Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
The Great courses
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  • Physics
  • Quantum theory
Technique
live action
Label
Impossible : physics beyond the edge, Benjamin Schumacher, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In two containers, with two discs each and one booklet
  • Course No.1299
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Accompanying material
1 guidebook (114 p.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Lecture 4.
  • On sunshine and invisible particles ;
  • Lecture 5.
  • Reflections on the motive power of fire ;
  • Lecture 6.
  • Maxwell's demon -- disc 2.
  • Lecture 7.
  • Absolute zero ;
  • Lecture 8.
  • Predicting the future ;
  • Pt. 1.
  • Lecture 9.
  • Visiting the past ;
  • Lecture 10.
  • Thinking in space-time ;
  • Lecture 11.
  • Faster than light ;
  • Lecture 12.
  • Black holes and curved space-time
  • disc 1.
  • Lecture 1.
  • From principles to paradoxes and back again ;
  • Lecture 2.
  • Almost impossible ;
  • Lecture 3.
  • Perpetual motion ;
  • Mirror worlds ;
  • Lecture 16.
  • Invasion of the giant insects ;
  • Lecture 17.
  • The
  • curious quantum world ;
  • Lecture 18.
  • Impossible exactness
  • disc 4.
  • Lecture 19.
  • Pt. 2.
  • Quantum tunneling ;
  • Lecture 20.
  • Whatever is not forbidden is compulsory ;
  • Lecture 21.
  • Entanglement and quantum cloning ;
  • Lecture 22.
  • Geometry and conservation ;
  • Lecture 23.
  • Symmetry, information, and probability ;
  • Lecture 24.
  • disc. 3.
  • The
  • future of the impossible
  • Lecture 13.
  • An
  • spinning universe, wormholes and such ;
  • Lecture 14.
  • What is symmetry? ;
  • Lecture 15.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 720 min.)
Isbn
9781598036459
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Impossible : physics beyond the edge, Benjamin Schumacher, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • In two containers, with two discs each and one booklet
  • Course No.1299
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Accompanying material
1 guidebook (114 p.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Lecture 4.
  • On sunshine and invisible particles ;
  • Lecture 5.
  • Reflections on the motive power of fire ;
  • Lecture 6.
  • Maxwell's demon -- disc 2.
  • Lecture 7.
  • Absolute zero ;
  • Lecture 8.
  • Predicting the future ;
  • Pt. 1.
  • Lecture 9.
  • Visiting the past ;
  • Lecture 10.
  • Thinking in space-time ;
  • Lecture 11.
  • Faster than light ;
  • Lecture 12.
  • Black holes and curved space-time
  • disc 1.
  • Lecture 1.
  • From principles to paradoxes and back again ;
  • Lecture 2.
  • Almost impossible ;
  • Lecture 3.
  • Perpetual motion ;
  • Mirror worlds ;
  • Lecture 16.
  • Invasion of the giant insects ;
  • Lecture 17.
  • The
  • curious quantum world ;
  • Lecture 18.
  • Impossible exactness
  • disc 4.
  • Lecture 19.
  • Pt. 2.
  • Quantum tunneling ;
  • Lecture 20.
  • Whatever is not forbidden is compulsory ;
  • Lecture 21.
  • Entanglement and quantum cloning ;
  • Lecture 22.
  • Geometry and conservation ;
  • Lecture 23.
  • Symmetry, information, and probability ;
  • Lecture 24.
  • disc. 3.
  • The
  • future of the impossible
  • Lecture 13.
  • An
  • spinning universe, wormholes and such ;
  • Lecture 14.
  • What is symmetry? ;
  • Lecture 15.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 720 min.)
Isbn
9781598036459
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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