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Planets, stars, and galaxies

Beginning with the history of astronomy (Ptolemy, Copernicus, Giordano Bruno, Galileo), this program considers the mathematics of motion (velocity, acceleration); gravity (Kepler's discoveries, Newton's laws, center of gravity, astronomical units); the properties of stars (parallax, flux,...

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Other Authors: Cambridge Educational (Firm), Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group.
Format: Video
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2009], c2010.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (31 min.) : sd., col., digital file. + instructional materials (online)
Series: Physics in action.
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