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The Resource Mysteries of modern physics : time, Sean Carroll, (sound recording)

Mysteries of modern physics : time, Sean Carroll, (sound recording)

Label
Mysteries of modern physics : time
Title
Mysteries of modern physics
Title remainder
time
Statement of responsibility
Sean Carroll
Title variation
Time
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Designed for nonscientists as well as those with a background in physics, this course shows how a feature of the world that we all experience connects us to the instant of the formation of the universe-- and possibly to a multiverse that is unimaginably larger and more varied than the known cosmos
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Cataloging source
UPZ
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1966-
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Carroll, Sean M.
Dewey number
530.11
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
QC173.59.S65
LC item number
C373 2012
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer, Sean Carroll, senior research associate in physics at the California Institute of Technology
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Teaching Company
Series statement
The great courses. Science and mathematics : Physics
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Space and time
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Mysteries of modern physics : time, Sean Carroll, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Attached media. Books
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why time is a mystery -- What is time? -- Keeping time -- Time's arrow -- The second law of thermodynamics -- Reversibility and the laws of physics -- Time reversal in particle physics -- Time in quantum mechanics -- Entropy and counting -- Playing with entropy -- The past hypothesis -- Memory, causality and action -- Boltzmann brains -- Complexity and life -- The perception of time -- Memory and consciousness -- Time and relativity -- Curved spacetime and black holes -- Time travel -- Black hole entropy -- Evolution of the universe -- The big bang -- The multiverse -- Approaches to the arrow of time
Control code
ocn816143235
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Audio CD ; Unabridged.
Extent
12 audio discs (12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038705
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2013626986
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
530.11 C236M ; XX-CDNF ; 12CD/1AW ; added=1PM ; es ; A13TA001.
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 816143235
  • (Sirsi) 816143235
  • (OCoLC)816143235
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Mysteries of modern physics : time, Sean Carroll, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Attached media. Books
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why time is a mystery -- What is time? -- Keeping time -- Time's arrow -- The second law of thermodynamics -- Reversibility and the laws of physics -- Time reversal in particle physics -- Time in quantum mechanics -- Entropy and counting -- Playing with entropy -- The past hypothesis -- Memory, causality and action -- Boltzmann brains -- Complexity and life -- The perception of time -- Memory and consciousness -- Time and relativity -- Curved spacetime and black holes -- Time travel -- Black hole entropy -- Evolution of the universe -- The big bang -- The multiverse -- Approaches to the arrow of time
Control code
ocn816143235
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Audio CD ; Unabridged.
Extent
12 audio discs (12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038705
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2013626986
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
530.11 C236M ; XX-CDNF ; 12CD/1AW ; added=1PM ; es ; A13TA001.
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 816143235
  • (Sirsi) 816143235
  • (OCoLC)816143235
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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