The Science of Energy - Resources and Power Explained

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The Science of Energy
Resources and Power Explained

2016

In the 24 lectures of The Science of Energy: Resources and Power Explained, award-winning professor and expert geophysicist Michael E. Wysession of Washington University in St. Louis presents an unbiased investigation into the...

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Michael Wysession

In This Series

Energy and Human Civilization
Episode 1
Energy and Human Civilization
Energy - Forms and Conversion for Use
Episode 2
Energy - Forms and Conversion for Use
Heat - The Transfer and Flow of Energy
Episode 3
Heat - The Transfer and Flow of Energy
Electricity - Ultimate Energy Converter
Episode 4
Electricity - Ultimate Energy Converter
Chemical Energy, Biomass, and Photosynthesis
Episode 5
Chemical Energy, Biomass, and Photosynthesis
Coal: Convenient, Energy-Dense Fuel
Episode 6
Coal: Convenient, Energy-Dense Fuel
Petroleum - Chemistry, Retrieval, and Use
Episode 7
Petroleum - Chemistry, Retrieval, and Use
New Petroleum Directions
Episode 8
New Petroleum Directions
Fossil Fuel Energy - Issues and Concerns
Episode 9
Fossil Fuel Energy - Issues and Concerns
Understanding Carbon Dioxide
Episode 10
Understanding Carbon Dioxide
The Science of Nuclear Power
Episode 11
The Science of Nuclear Power
The Nuclear Fission Fuel Cycle
Episode 12
The Nuclear Fission Fuel Cycle
Sunlight - Inexhaustible Energy Source
Episode 13
Sunlight - Inexhaustible Energy Source
Solar Power and Electricity
Episode 14
Solar Power and Electricity
Wind Power and Electricity
Episode 15
Wind Power and Electricity
Hydroelectric Power - Electricity from Water
Episode 16
Hydroelectric Power - Electricity from Water
Biofuels - Biodiesel and Ethanol
Episode 17
Biofuels - Biodiesel and Ethanol
Geothermal Energy
Episode 18
Geothermal Energy
Energy Storage Technologies
Episode 19
Energy Storage Technologies
Energy Needs for Transportation
Episode 20
Energy Needs for Transportation
Energy Efficiency - Technologies and Trends
Episode 21
Energy Efficiency - Technologies and Trends
Energy Sources - Economics and Politics
Episode 22
Energy Sources - Economics and Politics
Probable and Possible Future Energy Sources
Episode 23
Probable and Possible Future Energy Sources
Energy Trends - Planning for the Near Future
Episode 24
Energy Trends - Planning for the Near Future