The Physics of Light

The Physics of Light

Downloadable Video - 2016
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While the terms quantum physics and Theory of Relativity are used casually every day, not many people know what they really mean. Yet these theories have had a profound impact not only on science and technology, but also on our world view. This intriguing 6-part documentary series explores the concepts of physics from familiar theories, such as Newton's Law of Gravity, to the latest in scientific research, like string theory and M-theory. By connecting all of this research with the medium of light, we can gain a deeper understanding not only of our immediate reality, but of the unseen realities that are hidden beyond our perception. Starting with Einstein's Theory of Relativity, Physics of Light explores the true nature of light, peers inside the atom, and looks ahead to the most cutting edge theories in physics.
Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] :, Kanopy Streaming,, 2016
PBS,, 2015
Characteristics: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (301 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound


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