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What ho! My name is Tucker Hiatt. I am a physics teacher with 35 years of experience, and I am also the executive director of Wonderfest, the San Francisco Bay Area Beacon of Science. Welcome to Radical Physics. What’s radical — besides our location here in the Gamma Sector of the Milky Way — I’ll

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What ho! My name is Tucker Hiatt. I am a physics teacher with 35 years of experience, and I am also the executive director of Wonderfest, the San Francisco Bay Area Beacon of Science. Welcome to Radical Physics. What’s radical — besides our location here in the Gamma Sector of the Milky Way — I’ll

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When asked to cite a very basic law of physics, many people reply with something that they might call “the law of inertia”: An object at rest tends to stay at rest; and an object in motion tends to stay in motion. This would-be law of physics suffers from some BIG problems: Its first half

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Welcome back to Radical Physics. It’s time to learn our first official law of physics. This is exciting: the first law of physics! We might call it the first — and most basic — law of nature. No one knows why this law is true. And it took people a LONG time to realize that

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Previously on Taken… It started when I was eight. They’ve been taking me since I was nine. At the time, I thought they were dreams. There was always the same guy. Grandfather was a hero, Charlie, just like your dad. He believed he’d been taken by aliens. It was the carnies, the guys who ran

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And I’m going to talk to you about pressure, resistance, and flow. We’re going to try to make sure you feel real comfortable with all three of these things by the time we’re done. So we start with the heart, and off of the heart is the aorta. This is the largest artery in the

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We cannot imagine a single day in our life without electricity. Electricity plays a vital role in our modern society. So, what constitutes this electric current? How does it flow in a circuit? Are you guys curious to know about an electric circuit? In this lesson, we’ll get acquainted with the basic terminology used in

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Voiceover:Say [unintelligible], you’re in math class and your teacher’s talking about … Well, who knows what your teacher’s talking about. Probably a good time to start doodling. And you’re feeling spirally today, so yeah. Oh, and because of overcrowding in your school, your math class is taking place in greenhouse number three. Plants. Anyway. You’ve

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Hey everyone! Katie here back from my A exam. I am now a Master of Physics. Hooray! And I have here with me Jesse Silverberg who you may recognize from various other videos that have appeared on The Physics Factor. Jesse is here to help me introduce a project to you that we’ve been working

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