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Title The theory of everything : the quest to explain all reality [Hoopla electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States] : The Great Courses, 2017.
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Description 1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sd., col.
digital rda
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Series The Great Courses. Science & mathematics. Physics
Great courses (DVD). Science & mathematics. Physics.
Contents Episode 1 Two Prototype Theories Of Everything Episode 2 The Union Of Electricity And Magnetism Episode 3 Particles And Waves: The Quantum World Episode 4 Einstein Unifies Space, Time, And Light Episode 5 Relativistic Quantum Fields And Feynman Episode 6 Neutrinos Violating Parity And The Weak Force Episode 7 Flavor Changes Via The Weak Force Episode 8 Electroweak Unification Via The Higgs Field Episode 9 Quarks, Color, And The Strong Force Episode 10 Standard Model Triumphs And Challenges Episode 11 How Neutrino Identity Oscillates Episode 12 Conservation Laws And Symmetry: Emmy Noether Episode 13 Theoretical Symmetries And Mathematics Episode 14 Balancing Force And Matter: Supersymmetry Episode 15 Why Quarks And Leptons? Episode 16 Newton's Gravity Unifies Earth And Sky Episode 17 Einstein's Gravity Bends Space-Time Episode 18 What Holds Each Galaxy Together: Dark Matter Episode 19 What Pushes The Universe Apart: Dark Energy Episode 20 Quantum Gravity: Einstein, Strings, And Loops Episode 21 From Weak Gravity To Extra Dimensions Episode 22 Big Bang And Inflation Explain Our Universe Episode 23 Free Parameters And Other Universes Episode 24 Toward A Final Theory Of Everything.
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Performer Instructor, Professor Don Lincoln.
Summary Taught by noted physicist Dr. Don Lincoln of the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, this course follows the search for a theory that explains all physical reality-a theory of everything. Dr. Lincoln covers recent developments in particle physics and cosmology, plus the background needed to appreciate the centuries-long search for this holy grail of science. Only high-school-level math is used.
Audience Rated TVPG.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Grand unified theories (Nuclear physics)
Added Author Lincoln, Don, lecturer.
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Music No. MWT12018768
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