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Title Albert Einstein and the theory of everything [videorecording].

Imprint Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  530.142 Al14e 2006    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Summary Einstein spent his final decades trying to create an all-encompassing mathematical model of the universe. In this program, theoretical physicist Michio Kaku and experts from Cambridge, MIT, and elsewhere discuss Einstein's revolutionary time/space theories of 1905, the ascendancy of quantum mechanics and string theory, and Einstein's unswerving belief that the laws of nature -- elegant and precise -- must reveal a universe of divine predictability down to the last subatomic particle. A gripping dramatization of Einstein's last two days paints a vivid portrait of an idealistic scientist who never gave up seeking.
Subject Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955.
Unified field theories.
Grand unified theories (Nuclear physics)
Added Author Kaku, Michio
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Note Original BBCW broadcast title: Einstein's unfinished symphony

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