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Introductory Physics Playlist

Introductory Physics Playlist

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here we have another great lecture playlist with videos covering such topics as acceleration, Galilean invariance, relativity, Newton’s laws, pendulums and more. As always, fore more similar lectures, check out the links below and register for our email newsletter. Avi Rabinowitz | More videos

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General Relativity Playlist

General Relativity Playlist

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s been a while since I’ve uploaded any physics lectures, so it seems like a good time to update the free lecture section. Here we have a playlist of videos on basic general relativity. The videos cover a variety topics such as inertia, Newtonian gravity, space time curvature, the geodesic equation and more. For extra […]

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Brian Greene: The State of String Theory

Brian Greene: The State of String Theory

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

In this talk Brian Greene, an American theoretical physicists specialising in string theory, discusses this amazingly complex part of physics. This includes a short introduction and history of string theory and the current state of affairs. As Greene discusses, string theory is one of the candidates for the ultimate theory for everything, however, we have […]

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Open Course on Astrobiology (Edinburgh University)

Open Course on Astrobiology (Edinburgh University)

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of my favourite courses among those offered freely to the public at the University of Edinburgh is Astrobiology and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life  by Prof Charles Cockell. It is a free course that is split into weekly sessions focusing on the basics of astrobiology. The course has no pre-requisites making this a perfect course […]

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Cambridge University: Quantum Field Theory

Cambridge University: Quantum Field Theory

| July 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ok so it seems like a good time to update the lecture section. Here we have a full course on quantum field theory. Ed Witten, when asked about quantum field theory, described it as the hardest theory in modern physics by far. However my friends, don’t be discouraged, there are plenty of great resources online […]

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Theoretical Minimum Lectures by Leonard Susskind

Theoretical Minimum Lectures by Leonard Susskind

| June 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

For those looking for good free physics courses online, my best recommendation is Leonard Susskind’s lectures. Susskind’s lectures on a variety of physics topics can be found on YouTube as a part of Stanford University’s open lectures. Besides being a renowned theoretical physicists, Susskind is also known for his easy-to-follow lectures. The problem, ironically, is […]

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Cambridge University: Introduction to Information Theory

Cambridge University: Introduction to Information Theory

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here we have a full course on such topics as information theory, pattern recognition and neural networking. The course is delivered through 16 lectures by Prof David MacKay. In particular, the topics covered in the lectures include the following: information theory,  entropy, data compression, Shannon’s source coding theorem, noisy channel coding, neutral network, Bayesian interference […]

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Series of Lectures on Astrophysics and Cosmology

Series of Lectures on Astrophysics and Cosmology

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

In this playlist we have a series of lectures on Astrophysics, Astronomy and Cosmology. The lectures are organized by the BBVA foundation and feature such guest scientists as Richard Ellis, Simon White, Gerda Horneck and Scott Tremaine. The topics covered include the early universe star clusters and galaxies, astrobiology research, solar system planets and their […]

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