14. Human Space Program: NASA, USSR, and Beyond (February 15, 2008)
Science, Astrobiology, Astrology, Cosmology, Engineering, Physics, technology, universe, space, solar system, human exploration, astronaut, rocket, spacecraft, shuttle, orbital flight, Sputnik, Apollo, Skylab, Space Station, NASA, Earth, planet, gravity,
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12. The Search for Life on Titan, Europa, Enceladus and Beyond (February 19, 2008)
Science, Astrobiology, Astrology, Cosmology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Molecular Biology, planet, satellite, space, solar system, universe, galaxy, Mars, Earth, Venus, carbon, oxygen, liquid, frozen, water, extraterrestrial life, alien, UFO, Martia
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3. From Interstellar Molecules to Astrobiology (January 15, 2008)
Organic chemistry, sciences, space, engineering, technologies, research, experimentation, dust, molecules, physics, exploration, history, compounds, discoveries, spectrums, galaxies, nebulas, radiation, carbon, elements, spectrograph, interstellar analyti
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2. Stellar Evolution and Habitable Planets (January 10, 2008)
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The Basic Concepts Lecture 9 (December 3, 2009)
classical quantum mechanics, physics, science, biology, engineering, abstract math, formula, particle, Lagrangian, space, time, derivative, scalar boson field, motion, cross-section, collision, energy, mass, non-linear equation, wave, dirac equation, elec
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The Basic Concepts Lecture 8 (November 16, 2009)
classical quantum physics, science, biology, engineering, abstract math, formula, particle, spin, Dirac equation, isotopic spin, cyclic permutation, matrix, vector, commutation relations, Pauli spin matrices, probability, energy, frequency, boson, fermion
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The Basic Concepts Lecture 7 (November 13, 2009)
classical quantum physics, science, biology, engineering, abstract math, formula, angular momentum, elementary particles, spin, rotation, kinetic energy, propulsion, atom, vector, velocity, speed, direction, moment of inertia, particle, crossproduct, simu
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The Basic Concepts Lecture 6 (November 9, 2009)
science, physics, particle physics, simple quantum field, vectors, field theory, particle, wave, momentum, energy, phase velocity, wave, quantum mechanics, velocity, momentum, fermions, Fermi-Dirac statistics, Dirac equation, relativity, quantum, mechanic
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The Basic Concepts Lecture 5 (November 2, 2009)
science, physics, particle physics, simple quantum field, vectors, field theory, particle, wave, momentum, energy, phase velocity, wave, quantum mechanics, velocity, oscillation, Schrodinger, momentum, fermions, Fermi-Dirac statistics, harmonic oscillat
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The Basic Concepts Lecture 3 (October 19, 2009)
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The Basic Concepts Lecture 2 (October 12, 2009)
science, physics, theoretical, particle, nature, matter, quantum field theory, light wave, Planck's constant, energy, photon, quanta, electromagnetic wave, momentum, frequency, magnitude, schrodinger equation, oscillation, level, Newton
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The Basic Concepts Lecture 1 (October 5, 2009)
science, physics, particle, quantum field theory, molecule, Planck's constant, mass, atom, electron, gamma, light, photon, quanta, electromagnetic wave, field, electric, magnetic, momentum, frequency, magnitude, Newton, Einstein
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Helping Verb Song
Mrs. Jefferies class was divided into small groups and given the task of memorizing a list of helping/being/linking verbs.  They did this by putting the words into various songs.  This group used a Justin Bieber song as their tune.

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Introduction to Modern Physics
The course covers principles and concepts of Special and General Relativity; origins of Quantum Mechanics; quantum structure of atoms, molecules, solids; applications to lasers and microelectronics; nuclear and particle physics; and cosmology.
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Math Class: The Musical (A Musical Written and Produced by a Senior Math Class)
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This is a short musical I wrote about my math class in the last week of school. The music is written and recorded by me, Leeran Z. Raphaely, with lyrics by myself and Matt Jensen. It was shot and co-edited by Michael Fishman. It stars Evan Sadler, Rachel Pedreira, Colin Ramsay, and other Schjelderup students.

The whole thing was filmed and edited in one day.

Musical Numbers:
The Acceleration of Your Love
You Will Fail
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Nicolaas Bloembergen, Nobel Laureate, Speaks with Jerome V. Moloney
Nicolaas Bloembergen earned the 1981 Nobel Prize in Physics with research that forever changed the fields of astronomy, medicine, and telecommunications. In this 2010 interview with University of Arizona professor of mathematics and optical sciences Jerome V. Moloney, Bloembergen reminisces on his discoveries in laser spectroscopy and nonlinear optics. http://www.optics.arizona.edu/faculty/resumes/bloembergen.htm
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After studying this unit, you should be able to:

  • understand the basic physics that make chips work;

  • define Moore's Law.

Devices and desires
Professor Alison Walker from the University's Department of Physics looks at how organic devices work and how they mimic nature and explains the many novel applications that will change the future of our work and home life.
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The fascinating phenomenon of superconductivity and its potential applications have attracted the attention of scientists, engineers and businessmen. Intense research has taken place to discover new superconductors, to understand the physics that underlies the properties of superconductors, and to develop new applications for these materials. In this unit you will read about the history of superconductors, taking a brief look at their properties. You will also learn about modelling the propertie
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The restless Universe introduces you to major achievements and figures in the history of physics, from Copernicus to Einstein and beyond. The route from classical to quantum physics will be laid out for you without recourse to challenging mathematics but with the fundamental features of theories and discoveries described in sufficient detail to whet your appetite for further physics study.
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