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The Resource Black holes, tides, and curved spacetime : understanding gravity, (videorecording DVD)

Black holes, tides, and curved spacetime : understanding gravity, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Black holes, tides, and curved spacetime : understanding gravity
Title
Black holes, tides, and curved spacetime
Title remainder
understanding gravity
Title variation
Understanding gravity
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JAI
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
531.14
PerformerNote
Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schumacher, Benjamin
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses, Science & mathematics, physics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gravity
  • Gravitation
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • Black holes (Astronomy)
  • Cosmology
Technique
live action
Label
Black holes, tides, and curved spacetime : understanding gravity, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 24 Lectures / 30 minutes per lecture
  • "Course No. 1231"--Disc labels
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Stars in their courses--orbital mechanics
  • What are tides? earth and beyond
  • Nudge--perturbations of orbits
  • Reasonance--surprises in the intricate dance
  • The million-body problem
  • The billion-year battle
  • Disc 3.
  • From forces to fields
  • The falling laboratory
  • Spacetime in zero gravity
  • Disc 1.
  • Spacetime tells matter how to move
  • Matter tells spacetime how to curve
  • Light in curved spacetime
  • Disc 4.
  • Gravitomagnetism and gratitational waves
  • Gravity's horizon--anatomy of a Black Hole
  • Which universe is ours?
  • Cosmic antigravity--inflation and dark energy
  • The force of creation
  • The next revolution
  • The strangest force
  • Free fall and inertia
  • Revolution in the heavens
  • Universal gravitation
  • The art of experiment
  • Escape velocity, energy, and rotation
  • Disc 2.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781598039856
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2186139
  • (OCoLC)858622294
  • (OCoLC)ocn858622294
  • 2185716
  • 2186139
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Black holes, tides, and curved spacetime : understanding gravity, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • 24 Lectures / 30 minutes per lecture
  • "Course No. 1231"--Disc labels
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Stars in their courses--orbital mechanics
  • What are tides? earth and beyond
  • Nudge--perturbations of orbits
  • Reasonance--surprises in the intricate dance
  • The million-body problem
  • The billion-year battle
  • Disc 3.
  • From forces to fields
  • The falling laboratory
  • Spacetime in zero gravity
  • Disc 1.
  • Spacetime tells matter how to move
  • Matter tells spacetime how to curve
  • Light in curved spacetime
  • Disc 4.
  • Gravitomagnetism and gratitational waves
  • Gravity's horizon--anatomy of a Black Hole
  • Which universe is ours?
  • Cosmic antigravity--inflation and dark energy
  • The force of creation
  • The next revolution
  • The strangest force
  • Free fall and inertia
  • Revolution in the heavens
  • Universal gravitation
  • The art of experiment
  • Escape velocity, energy, and rotation
  • Disc 2.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781598039856
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2186139
  • (OCoLC)858622294
  • (OCoLC)ocn858622294
  • 2185716
  • 2186139
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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