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Beauty of Diagrams, Episode 2, Newton's Prism & Florence Nightingale
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directed by Steven Clarke, fl. 1999; presented by Marcus Du Sautoy, 1965-; produced by Steven Clarke, fl. 1999, Tern Television Productions, in Beauty of Diagrams, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 48 mins
Internationally acclaimed mathematician Marcus du Sautoy illustrates that, far from being a reluctant visual medium, science is actually at the forefront of many of the world's most iconic and revolutionary designs. Creatively navigating his way through numerous diagrams, graphs and sketches, from Newton's Prism a...
directed by Steven Clarke, fl. 1999; presented by Marcus Du Sautoy, 1965-; produced by Steven Clarke, fl. 1999, Tern Television Productions, in Beauty of Diagrams, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 48 mins
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Biography, Sir Isaac Newton: The Gravity Of Genius
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produced by Peter Doyle, fl. 1988-2014, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 48 mins
By the age of 23, he had laid the foundations for calculus, the laws of gravity, motion and inertia, and begun experiments on light. His major work is called 'The Principia'. Isaac Newton has been called the Father of Modern Science. His incredible body of work represents arguably the greatest contribution to scie...
produced by Peter Doyle, fl. 1988-2014, in Biography (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 48 mins
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Advanced Physics Series, Einstein's Heroes: Newton, Faraday, and Maxwell
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written by Rees Films, in Advanced Physics Series (Blackburn, Victoria: Rees Films, 2009), 31 mins
Dr. Robyn Arianrhod, a writer and mathematician at Monash University, traces the connections between the development of electrodynamics by Faraday and Maxwell, and Einstein's Theory of Special Relativity. Along the way, she looks at the roles both mathematics and experimentation have played in establishing these...
written by Rees Films, in Advanced Physics Series (Blackburn, Victoria: Rees Films, 2009), 31 mins
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Genius By Stephen Hawking, Episode 3, Why Are We Here?
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directed by Iain Riddick, fl. 2010-2015; presented by Stephen Hawking, 1942-2018; produced by Jane Sayers and Iain Riddick, fl. 2010-2015, Bigger Bang, in Genius By Stephen Hawking, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 54 mins
In this third episode of Genius by Stephen Hawking, his group of volunteers considers why they are here and whether or not there can be free will in a universe that obeys natural laws of physics. Learn how some of the leaders in physics tackled these questions including Newton, Laplace, Einstein, and Heisenberg an...
directed by Iain Riddick, fl. 2010-2015; presented by Stephen Hawking, 1942-2018; produced by Jane Sayers and Iain Riddick, fl. 2010-2015, Bigger Bang, in Genius By Stephen Hawking, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 54 mins
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History of Science, Episode 1, What is Out There?
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directed by Jeremy Turner, fl. 2000 and Naomi Law, fl. 2007; produced by Jeremy Turner, fl. 2000 and Naomi Law, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in History of Science, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 51 mins
In What is Out There?, Michael Mosley embarks on an informative and ambitious journey exploring how the evolution of scientific understanding is intimately interwoven with society's historical path. Michael begins with the story of one of the great upheavals in human history - how we came to understand that our pl...
directed by Jeremy Turner, fl. 2000 and Naomi Law, fl. 2007; produced by Jeremy Turner, fl. 2000 and Naomi Law, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in History of Science, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 51 mins
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Isaac Newton: The Last Magician
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directed by Renny Bartlett, fl. 1988; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
Celebrated as the greatest scientific genius of all time, Isaac Newton is said to have rewritten the laws of nature after watching the legendary apple falling from a tree in his garden. Yet even though he was driven by rational thinking, experiments and observation, the man who laid the foundations of modern scien...
directed by Renny Bartlett, fl. 1988; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 50 mins
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Light and Dark, Episode 1, Light
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directed by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017; presented by Jim Al-Khalili, 1962-; produced by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017, British Broadcasting Corporation and Open University, in Light and Dark, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins
A landscape filled with mountains, the stars in the night sky or the face of a loved one... everything you see is the result of light. But for our familiar world to exist, more than 95% of the universe has to be dark – dark matter we can't see and dark energy we can barely comprehend. In this thought-provoking s...
directed by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017; presented by Jim Al-Khalili, 1962-; produced by Stephen Cooter, fl. 2006-2017, British Broadcasting Corporation and Open University, in Light and Dark, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins
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Physics of Light, Part 2, Light and Space – The Theory of General Relativity
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directed by Kim Hyungjoon, fl. 2012 and Kim Si-joon, fl. 2010; presented by Young Doo Jung; produced by Kim Si-joon, fl. 2010 and Kim Hyungjoon, fl. 2012, EBS, in Physics of Light, Part 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 51 mins
Part 2 of the series focuses on Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity. Beginning with Isaac Newton and his discovery of gravity, we find out how Einstein was able to reconcile his theories with that of Newton’s.
directed by Kim Hyungjoon, fl. 2012 and Kim Si-joon, fl. 2010; presented by Young Doo Jung; produced by Kim Si-joon, fl. 2010 and Kim Hyungjoon, fl. 2012, EBS, in Physics of Light, Part 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 51 mins
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