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28. Index of Refraction; Poynting Vector; Oscillating Charges; Radiation Pressure; Comet Tails; ...

28. Index of Refraction; Poynting V...

MIT 8.02 Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2002

Added over 1 year ago | 00:51:18 | 3034 views

MIT 8.02 Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2002View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at http...

Japan's Nuclear Crisis

Japan's Nuclear Crisis

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:33:00 | 6554 views

03/16/2011 5:30 PM Bartos theaterRichard Samuels, Ph D, '80, Ford International Professor of Political Science, Director, Center for International Studies; Kenneth Oye, Associate Professor of Political Science and Engineering Systems an...

The Evolution of Trichromatic Color Vision

The Evolution of Trichromatic Color...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 2 years ago | 01:07:00 | 3481 views

04/27/2009 4:00 PM 46"3002Dr. Jeremy Nathans, '79, Johns Hopkins UniversityDescription: Sometime around 100 million years ago, when the continents of Africa and South America were still in touch, a female primate -- one of our ancestors ...

Dan Rather Reports - Follow Up Interview with Dr. Ernie Moniz

Dan Rather Reports - Follow Up Inte...

MIT Energy Initiative

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:08:35 | 17942 views

(4/26/2011) The earthquake and tsunami that ravaged parts of Japan and severely damaged the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant have sparked fears of radiation exposure and a potential meltdown. Here in the United States those realitie...

Dr. George Smoot - History and Fate of the Universe - MIT Club of Northern California

Dr. George Smoot - History and Fate...

MIT Club of Northern California

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 10632 views

Explore the History and Fate of the Universe with MIT grad and Nobel Laureate Dr. George Smoot. As part of the Science Lecture Series, The MIT Club of Northern California is pleased to announce that Dr. George Smoot, SB ’66, PhD ’71, an...

Fluorescent and Neon Tubes in an Electric Field

Fluorescent and Neon Tubes in an El...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added 4 years ago | 00:02:02 | 32511 views

A fluorescent tube swings at the end of a long plexiglass rod. It is made to rotate and then brought near the Van de Graaff generator. The tube lights up when there is a potential difference between its ends. This happens when it is poi...

Cloud Chamber

Cloud Chamber

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:02:36 | 81691 views

Subatomic particles such as cosmic ray muons, alpha particles, and high energy electrons are striking our bodies all the time. In the cloud chamber, these particles ionize air molecules, creating delicate cloud trails by condensing supe...

Laser Diffraction and Interference

Laser Diffraction and Interference

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added almost 5 years ago | 00:02:25 | 35758 views

A laser is directed at an adjustable single slit and then a pinhole and the resulting diffraction patterns can be seen on a screen. A laser directed at two slits spaced closely next to each other creates an interference pattern within...

MIT Physics Demo -- Telegraph Transmitter

MIT Physics Demo -- Telegraph Trans...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added 6 years ago | 00:00:36 | 48691 views

A solenoid enclosed in another solenoid is connected to a 12 volt battery. Also contained in the circuit is an iron contact switch connected to a spring arm, with a gap on one side of it. When the circuit is closed, the inner solenoid a...