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VCE Physics Podcasts – All are available in the iTunes store

Don’t forget that all of the podcasts can be found at http://vcephysics.podomatic.com/.

The best option is to subscribe in iTunes for the free download of all of the podcasts (currently there 48). New episodes can be automatically downloaded to your computer. These can viewed on an iPad or similar device, or through iTunes on your computer.

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ZERO-G Challenges of a Trip to Mars

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Veritasium – Can Humans Sense Magnetic Fields?

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Veritasium – The History of Video

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PhET: Masses and Springs

Hang masses from springs and discover how they stretch and oscillate. Compare two mass-spring systems, and experiment with spring constant. Transport the lab to different planets, slow down time, and observe the velocity and acceleration throughout the oscillation.

Masses and Springs: Basics

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Veritasium – The world in UV

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Professor Dave Explains: Bohr Model of the Hydrogen Atom

Why don’t protons and electrons just slam into each other and explode? Why do different elements emit light of different colors? Niels Bohr knew why. And now you will too!

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Professor Dave Explains: Wave-Particle Duality and the Photoelectric Effect

Look, up in the sky, it’s a particle! It’s a wave! Actually it’s both. It’s light! How do we know about this stuff? Well, because of Einstein for one. He did more than E = mc^2, you know. But don’t stare at the sun to see for yourself, we’ve got science now.

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Muon decay

How can the decay of muons produced in the Earth’s upper atmosphere provide evidence for the Special Theory of Relativity?

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Fermilab: Relativity series with Dr Don Lincoln

What is relativity all about?

Relativistic velocity: When 1 + 1 = 1

Why can’t you go faster than light?

Relativity: how people get time dilation wrong

Relativity’s key concept: Lorentz gamma

Einstein’s clocks

Twin paradox: the real explanation

Length contraction: the real explanation

Is relativistic mass real?

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Breakthrough Junior Challenge: Some Cool Ways of Looking at the Special Theory of Relativity

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