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Title The theory of everything [(DVD) videorecording] : the quest to explain all reality / Professor Don Lincoln.

Publication Info. Chantilly, VA : The Teaching Company, [2017]
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 95th Street Adult Great Courses  530.142 THE    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Great Courses  530.142 THE    DUE 09-22-21
 Nichols Adult Great Courses  530.142 THE    AVAILABLE
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Description 4 videodiscs (12 hr.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (iv, 241 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
digital optical rda
video file DVD video rda
Filmed lecture
Series The Great Courses. Science & mathematics. Physics
Great courses (DVD). Science & mathematics. Physics.
Note Title from container.
Course No. 1318.
24 lectures (30 min. each).
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 229-239).
Contents Disc 1. Two prototype theories of everything -- The union of electricity and magnetism -- Particles and waves : the quantum world -- Einstein unifies space, time, and light -- Relativistic quantum fields and Feynman -- Neutrinos violating parity and the weak force -- Disc 2. Flavor changes via the weak force -- Electroweak unification via the Higgs Field -- Quarks, color, and the strong force -- Standard model triumphs and challenges -- How neutrino identity oscillates -- Conservation laws and symmetry : Emmy Noether -- Disc 3. Theoretical symmetries and mathematics -- Balancing force and matter : supersymmetry -- Why quarks and leptons? -- Newton's gravity unifies earth and sky -- Einstein's gravity bends space-time -- What holds each galaxy together : dark matter -- Disc 4. What pushes the universe apart : dark energy -- Quantum gravity : Einstein, strings, and loops -- From weak gravity to extra dimensions -- Big bang and inflation explain our universe -- Free parameters and other universes -- Toward a final theory of everything.
Performer Instructor, Professor Don Lincoln.
Summary Pull back the curtain on nature's deepest secrets and get a glimpse of the theory that ties everything together.
System Details DVD.
Language In English; closed-captioned.
Subject Grand unified theories (Nuclear physics) -- Videodiscs.
Genre Filmed lectures.
Educational films.
Instructional films.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Lincoln, Don, lecturer.
Teaching Company, production company.
ISBN 9781629973852
1629973858
9781501965418
1501965417
Music No. 1318 The Teaching Company
ID1318A-01 The Teaching Company
PB1318A The Teaching Company
PD1318A The Teaching Company
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