Physics and Our Universe: - How It All Works

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Physics and Our Universe:
How It All Works

2011

Physics is the fundamental science. It explains how the universe works! All you need to begin exploring physics is a grasp of high-school algebra. These lessons are intensively illustrated with diagrams, animations, graphs,...

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Richard Wolfson Ph.D.

In This Series

The Fundamental Science
Episode 1
The Fundamental Science
Languages of Physics
Episode 2
Languages of Physics
Describing Motion
Episode 3
Describing Motion
Falling Freely
Episode 4
Falling Freely
It's a 3-D World!
Episode 5
It's a 3-D World!
Going in Circles
Episode 6
Going in Circles
Causes of Motion
Episode 7
Causes of Motion
Using Newton's Laws: 1-D motion
Episode 8
Using Newton's Laws: 1-D motion
Action and Reaction
Episode 9
Action and Reaction
Newton's Laws in 2 and 3 Dimensions
Episode 10
Newton's Laws in 2 and 3 Dimensions
Work and Energy
Episode 11
Work and Energy
Using Energy Conservation
Episode 12
Using Energy Conservation
Gravity
Episode 13
Gravity
Systems of Particles
Episode 14
Systems of Particles
Rotational Motion
Episode 15
Rotational Motion
Keeping Still
Episode 16
Keeping Still
Back and Forth: Oscillatory Motion
Episode 17
Back and Forth: Oscillatory Motion
Making Waves
Episode 18
Making Waves
Fluid Statics: The Tip of the Iceberg
Episode 19
Fluid Statics: The Tip of the Iceberg
Fluid Dynamics
Episode 20
Fluid Dynamics
Heat and Temperature
Episode 21
Heat and Temperature
Heat Transfer
Episode 22
Heat Transfer
Matter and Heat
Episode 23
Matter and Heat
The Ideal Gas
Episode 24
The Ideal Gas
Heat and Work
Episode 25
Heat and Work
Entropy: The Second Law of Thermodynamics
Episode 26
Entropy: The Second Law of Thermodynamics
Consequences of the Second Law
Episode 27
Consequences of the Second Law
A Charged World
Episode 28
A Charged World
The Electric Field
Episode 29
The Electric Field
Electric Potential
Episode 30
Electric Potential
Electric Energy
Episode 31
Electric Energy
Electric Current
Episode 32
Electric Current
Electric Circuits
Episode 33
Electric Circuits
Magnetism
Episode 34
Magnetism
The Origin of Magnetism
Episode 35
The Origin of Magnetism
Electromagnetic Induction
Episode 36
Electromagnetic Induction
Applications of Electromagnetic Induction
Episode 37
Applications of Electromagnetic Induction
Magnetic Energy
Episode 38
Magnetic Energy
AC/DC
Episode 39
AC/DC
Electromagnetic Waves
Episode 40
Electromagnetic Waves
Reflection and Refraction
Episode 41
Reflection and Refraction
Imaging
Episode 42
Imaging
Wave Optics
Episode 43
Wave Optics
Cracks in the Classical Picture
Episode 44
Cracks in the Classical Picture
Earth, Ether, Light
Episode 45
Earth, Ether, Light
Special Relativity
Episode 46
Special Relativity
Time and Space
Episode 47
Time and Space
Space-Time and Mass-Energy
Episode 48
Space-Time and Mass-Energy
General Relativity
Episode 49
General Relativity
Introducing the Quantum
Episode 50
Introducing the Quantum
Atomic Quandaries
Episode 51
Atomic Quandaries
Wave or Particle?
Episode 52
Wave or Particle?
Quantum Mechanics
Episode 53
Quantum Mechanics
Atoms
Episode 54
Atoms
Molecules and Solids
Episode 55
Molecules and Solids
The Atomic Nucleus
Episode 56
The Atomic Nucleus
Energy from the Nucleus
Episode 57
Energy from the Nucleus
The Particle Zoo
Episode 58
The Particle Zoo
An Evolving Universe
Episode 59
An Evolving Universe
Humble Physics: What We Don't Know
Episode 60
Humble Physics: What We Don't Know