The Universe in a Nutshell: The Physics of Everything Michio Kaku, Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at CUNY What if we could find one single equation that explains every force in the universe? Dr. Michio Kaku explores how physicists may s...hrink the science of the Big Bang into an equation as small as Einstein's "e=mc^2." Thanks to advances in string theory, physics may allow us to escape the heat death of the universe, explore the multiverse, and unlock the secrets of existence. While firing up our imaginations about the future, Kaku also presents a succinct history of physics and makes a compelling case for why physics is the key to pretty much everything. (42:14)[more]

A well constructed Pencil Catapult for fun, entertainment and whatever else you might think of doing with it. Suitable for children with supervision. Concept...

This video goes through a right triangle problem, finding the length of two sides and an angle. It is a basic review of SOH CAH TOA and the Pythagorean Theorem; very fundamental items in Physics.
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0:35 Defining a Right Triangle
...1:09 Defining the problem
2:12 Defining SOH CAH TOA
4:02 Defining Opposite and Adjacent
5:04 Step 1) Finding the Hypotenuse
7:12 Step 2) Finding Side y
9:19 Step 3) Finding Theta 2
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This video includes the basics of doing conversions, why conversions work, conversions with squares and fractions. Includes several examples.
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0:59 - 11 millimeters to meters
2:54 - 4.2 cm to m
3:35 - 17 g to kg
4:32 - 14... m/s to km/hr
7:40 - 12.2 mm^2 to m^2
9:50 - 120 km/hr^2 to m/s^2
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This video includes the definitions of Accuracy and Precision. It also shows several examples using a "Safe Dart" bow and arrow. It ends with the equation for Relative Error.
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0:44 Definition of Accuracy
1:39 Definition of Prec...ision
2:17 The Question for all the Examples
3:48 1st Example
4:31 2nd Example
5:14 3rd Example
6:33 4th Example
7:32 Relative Error Equation
9:37 "Safe Dart" Outtakes
(it took forever to get the "Safe Dart" to work)
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The rules of Significant Figures (or Digits) with several examples and a common mistake. Also a few Scientific Notation Examples.
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0:17 Defining Significant Figures
0:58 The Rules of Significant Figures
1:32 First Example
2:03 Se...cond Example
2:52 Many More Examples
5:08 Scientific Notation and Significant Digits
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The Rules of Rounding with several examples and a common mistake. How to use Significant Figures in Physics.
Content Times:
0:23 The Basic Rules of Rounding
0:44 Two Examples
1:19 The Arcane Rounding Rule (Beware!)
2:04 More Examples
3:08 The... Addition and Subtraction Rules of Rounding
3:39 The Multiplication and Division Rules of Rounding
5:17 Working with Significant Figures in Physics
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Introduction to SI (Système international d'unités or Metric Units) and English (or Imperial) units. Dimensions are your Friend.
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0:15 Dimensions are your Friends!
2:11 Base Dimensions
2:43 The Table of Base Dimensions
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Concepts: Frame of Reference, Distance, Displacement -------------- Part of a Blended Classroom taught at Millard West High School. Produced for Millard Publ...

Make these darts and conquer your boredom at work. Or just because darts are cool! I use them with kids to demonstrate how you can change variables that caus...

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