Laser Waterfall
In this video from the Encyclopedia of Physics Demonstrations, learn about total internal reflection. A laser beam is aligned so that the light passes through a water tank and out through an opening. As water flows out of the opening, observe how the laser beam remains trapped in the water stream because of total internal reflection. See how the light follows the path of the water even when the flow changes. Run time 01:03.
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Introduction to the Mechanical Universe
Provocative questions begin the quest of The Mechanical Universe. This introductory preview enters an Aristotelian world in conflict, introduces the revolutionary ideas and heroes from Copernicus through Newton, and, like a space shuttle from past to present, links the physics of the heavens to the physics of the Earth.
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High Speed Life in Slow Motion
A fantastic demo video of the High Speed High definition SprintCam Video Camera which shoots over 1000 frames per second.  The quality is astounding and the final shot of a falling jelly/jello cube is simply mesmerising.  My Physics classes of all ages loved this (as did my kids age 6 and 9).  A great end of lesson clip - around 3 minutes runtime.
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Part 2 What causes auroras? Jean-Pierre St-Maurice – University of Saskatchewan compares the auroras to the same process of the old television cathode ray tubes. He describes the process of this beautiful light radiation of the high energy physics. “I’m in there for the puzzle solving.” Run time 02:59.
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22.02 Introduction to Applied Nuclear Physics (MIT)
This course concentrates on the basic concepts of nuclear physics with emphasis on nuclear structure and radiation interactions with matter. Included: elementary quantum theory; nuclear forces; shell structure of the nucleus; alpha, beta, and gamma radioactive decays; interactions of nuclear radiations (charged particles, gammas, and neutrons) with matter; nuclear reactions; and fission and fusion. The course is divided into three main sections: Quantum Mechanics Fundamentals Nuclear Structure
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The brain is the focus of this fascinating portion of our journey as Dr. Sagan examines another of the intelligent creatures with whom we share the planet Earth — whales. Then we wind through the maze of the human brain to witness the architecture of thought. We see how genes, brains and books store the information necessary for human survival.
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2 of 5_COSMOS-The Persistence of Memory
The brain is the focus of this fascinating portion of our journey as Dr. Sagan examines another of the intelligent creatures with whom we share the planet Earth — whales. Then we wind through the maze of the human brain to witness the architecture of thought. We see how genes, brains and books store the information necessary for human survival.
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3 of 5_COSMOS-The Persistence of Memory
The brain is the focus of this fascinating portion of our journey as Dr. Sagan examines another of the intelligent creatures with whom we share the planet Earth — whales. Then we wind through the maze of the human brain to witness the architecture of thought. We see how genes, brains and books store the information necessary for human survival.
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5 of 5_COSMOS-The Persistence of Memory
The brain is the focus of this fascinating portion of our journey as Dr. Sagan examines another of the intelligent creatures with whom we share the planet Earth — whales. Then we wind through the maze of the human brain to witness the architecture of thought. We see how genes, brains and books store the information necessary for human survival.
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Beginner Lesson #111 - Weekend Barbeque?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Who’s up for a weekend barbeque, Japanese style? Chigusa-san asks Jun-san if he is, but he seems to be booked and declares kesseki. In the grammar point, we talk about expressing becoming something or some state by using the Japanese verb naru - today with i-adjectives. After listening, stop by JapanesePod101.com [...]
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Buoyancy
Showing viewers that objects immersed in a liquid are buoyed up by a force equal to the weight of the liquid displaced, this program explains the principle of buoyancy. Eureka was a series of short cartoons on physics that ran on public television in the 1980's.  The video explains the concept in simple and well illustrated way.  Good for students of any elementary school level. 
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Atoms
This program explains that molecules are made up of atoms. In pure metals, all the atoms are arranged separately in a lattice-work pattern, but in most non-metals, liquids, and gases, the atoms are bunched together intomolecules. Eureka was a series of short cartoons on physics that ran on public television in the 1980's.  The video explains the concept in simple and well illustrated way.  Good for students of any elementary school level. run time 04:51.
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The Atom
This program explores the history of the atom, from the ancient Greeks to the early 20th century, when discoveries by J.J. Thomson and Ernest Rutherford created a new crisis for the world of physics.
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So you want to be an architect - Part 3-What does an architect learn?
So you want to be an Architect is a seven part series about the profession of the architect. This is part 3, What does an Architect learn?  A great tool for learning about the field of architecture.
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What Does an Architect Use?
So you want to be an architect, Part 4. What does an architect use?  This is a great introduction to the tools that an architect uses.  Anyone interested in learning about the field of architecture should view this video.
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So you want to be an architect - Part 6 - What Does an Architect Mean?
This is so you want to be an architect - part 6. What does an architect mean? This video explores the meaning behind many different kinds of architecture, and how you can create meaning through your design.
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This is Part 7, and the final episode of So you Want to be an Architect. Architecture like many things is about many things and in this final part, an architect speaks to you about all of the different things that you may need to do to enter the field of architecture. (3:45)
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Archimedes' Principle
This video explains how to calculate the weight of a horse using Archimedes' Principle.  Includes a demonstration with digital scales and an overflow apparatus. The forces acting on hot air balloons, cargo and cruise ships is explained by this principle from the ancient Greeks.
Marine architects and engineers use this basic principle to design floating structures - ships, submarines and oil rigs.
Suitable as a learning resource for an introduction to buoyancy and Archimedes in physi

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Listen to Landscape Architecture student Lindsay Robinson talk about her reasons for choosing the postgraduate diploma and the impact it has had on her career.
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