07/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics

07/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics from Carl Sagan on Vimeo.

Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime)
24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture, taught by Prof. Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
Course Lecture Titles:
01 The Strangest Force
02 Free Fall and Inertia
03 Revolution in the Heavens
04 Universal Gravitation
05 The Art of Experiment
06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation
07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics
08 What Are Tides? Earth and Beyond
09 Nudge – Perturbations of Orbits
10 Resonance – Surprises in the Intricate Dance
11 The Million-Body Problem
12 The Billion-Year Battle
13 From Forces to Fields
14 The Falling Laboratory
15 Spacetime in Zero Gravity
16 Spacetime Tells Matter How to Move
17 Matter Tells Spacetime How to Curve
18 Light in Curved Spacetime
19 Gravitomagnetism and Gravitational Waves
20 Gravity's Horizon – Anatomy of a Black Hole
21 Which Universe Is Ours?
22 Cosmic Antigravity – Inflation and Dark Energy
23 The Force of Creation
24 The Next Revolution

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06/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation

06/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation from Carl Sagan on Vimeo.

Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime)
24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture, taught by Prof. Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
Course Lecture Titles:
01 The Strangest Force
02 Free Fall and Inertia
03 Revolution in the Heavens
04 Universal Gravitation
05 The Art of Experiment
06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation
07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics
08 What Are Tides? Earth and Beyond
09 Nudge – Perturbations of Orbits
10 Resonance – Surprises in the Intricate Dance
11 The Million-Body Problem
12 The Billion-Year Battle
13 From Forces to Fields
14 The Falling Laboratory
15 Spacetime in Zero Gravity
16 Spacetime Tells Matter How to Move
17 Matter Tells Spacetime How to Curve
18 Light in Curved Spacetime
19 Gravitomagnetism and Gravitational Waves
20 Gravity's Horizon – Anatomy of a Black Hole
21 Which Universe Is Ours?
22 Cosmic Antigravity – Inflation and Dark Energy
23 The Force of Creation
24 The Next Revolution

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05/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 05 The Art of Experiment

05/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 05 The Art of Experiment from Carl Sagan on Vimeo.

Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime)
24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture, taught by Prof. Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
Course Lecture Titles:
01 The Strangest Force
02 Free Fall and Inertia
03 Revolution in the Heavens
04 Universal Gravitation
05 The Art of Experiment
06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation
07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics
08 What Are Tides? Earth and Beyond
09 Nudge – Perturbations of Orbits
10 Resonance – Surprises in the Intricate Dance
11 The Million-Body Problem
12 The Billion-Year Battle
13 From Forces to Fields
14 The Falling Laboratory
15 Spacetime in Zero Gravity
16 Spacetime Tells Matter How to Move
17 Matter Tells Spacetime How to Curve
18 Light in Curved Spacetime
19 Gravitomagnetism and Gravitational Waves
20 Gravity's Horizon – Anatomy of a Black Hole
21 Which Universe Is Ours?
22 Cosmic Antigravity – Inflation and Dark Energy
23 The Force of Creation
24 The Next Revolution

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04/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 04 Universal Gravitation

04/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 04 Universal Gravitation from Carl Sagan on Vimeo.

Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime)
24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture, taught by Prof. Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
Course Lecture Titles:
01 The Strangest Force
02 Free Fall and Inertia
03 Revolution in the Heavens
04 Universal Gravitation
05 The Art of Experiment
06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation
07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics
08 What Are Tides? Earth and Beyond
09 Nudge – Perturbations of Orbits
10 Resonance – Surprises in the Intricate Dance
11 The Million-Body Problem
12 The Billion-Year Battle
13 From Forces to Fields
14 The Falling Laboratory
15 Spacetime in Zero Gravity
16 Spacetime Tells Matter How to Move
17 Matter Tells Spacetime How to Curve
18 Light in Curved Spacetime
19 Gravitomagnetism and Gravitational Waves
20 Gravity's Horizon – Anatomy of a Black Hole
21 Which Universe Is Ours?
22 Cosmic Antigravity – Inflation and Dark Energy
23 The Force of Creation
24 The Next Revolution

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03/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 03 Revolution in the Heavens

03/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 03 Revolution in the Heavens from Carl Sagan on Vimeo.

Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime)

24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture, taught by Prof. Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Course Lecture Titles:
01 The Strangest Force
02 Free Fall and Inertia
03 Revolution in the Heavens
04 Universal Gravitation
05 The Art of Experiment
06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation
07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics
08 What Are Tides? Earth and Beyond
09 Nudge – Perturbations of Orbits
10 Resonance – Surprises in the Intricate Dance
11 The Million-Body Problem
12 The Billion-Year Battle
13 From Forces to Fields
14 The Falling Laboratory
15 Spacetime in Zero Gravity
16 Spacetime Tells Matter How to Move
17 Matter Tells Spacetime How to Curve
18 Light in Curved Spacetime
19 Gravitomagnetism and Gravitational Waves
20 Gravity's Horizon – Anatomy of a Black Hole
21 Which Universe Is Ours?
22 Cosmic Antigravity – Inflation and Dark Energy
23 The Force of Creation
24 The Next Revolution

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02/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 02 Free Fall and Inertia

02/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 02 Free Fall and Inertia from Carl Sagan on Vimeo.

Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime)

24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture, taught by Prof. Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Course Lecture Titles
01 The Strangest Force
02 Free Fall and Inertia
03 Revolution in the Heavens
04 Universal Gravitation
05 The Art of Experiment
06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation
07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics
08 What Are Tides? Earth and Beyond
09 Nudge – Perturbations of Orbits
10 Resonance – Surprises in the Intricate Dance
11 The Million-Body Problem
12 The Billion-Year Battle
13 From Forces to Fields
14 The Falling Laboratory
15 Spacetime in Zero Gravity
16 Spacetime Tells Matter How to Move
17 Matter Tells Spacetime How to Curve
18 Light in Curved Spacetime
19 Gravitomagnetism and Gravitational Waves
20 Gravity’s Horizon – Anatomy of a Black Hole
21 Which Universe Is Ours?
22 Cosmic Antigravity – Inflation and Dark Energy
23 The Force of Creation
24 The Next Revolution

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01/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 01:The Strangest Force

01/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 01:The Strangest Force from Carl Sagan on Vimeo.

01/24 Understanding Gravity: (Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime): Episode 01: The Strangest Force

24 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture, taught by Prof. Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Course Lecture Titles

01 The Strangest Force
02 Free Fall and Inertia
03 Revolution in the Heavens
04 Universal Gravitation
05 The Art of Experiment
06 Escape Velocity, Energy, and Rotation
07 Stars in Their Courses – Orbital Mechanics
08 What Are Tides? Earth and Beyond
09 Nudge – Perturbations of Orbits
10 Resonance – Surprises in the Intricate Dance
11 The Million-Body Problem
12 The Billion-Year Battle
13 From Forces to Fields
14 The Falling Laboratory
15 Spacetime in Zero Gravity
16 Spacetime Tells Matter How to Move
17 Matter Tells Spacetime How to Curve
18 Light in Curved Spacetime
19 Gravitomagnetism and Gravitational Waves
20 Gravity’s Horizon – Anatomy of a Black Hole
21 Which Universe Is Ours?
22 Cosmic Antigravity – Inflation and Dark Energy
23 The Force of Creation
24 The Next Revolution

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