Turning Points in the Physical Sciences
Program 1: 130 A.D.-1819 (#101)
Program 1: 130 A.D.- 1819
130-1640 - Ptolemy to Galileo
1688-1796 - Newton to Nebular Theory of the Solar System
1800 - Electrolysis Reveals New Properties of Electricity
1808 - Atomic Theory of Matter is Announced
1814 - Light Reveals Spectral Lines
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- Grade Levels
- 3-5, 6-8, 9-12
- Curricular Areas
- Science & Technology
- Series Length
- 5 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 26 minutes
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Series Description: Turning Points In The Physical Sciences take you on an exciting journey of discovery from ancient through classical science to the world of modern physics, relativity, chaos theory and quantum mechanics.
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