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Lecture 6: Cosmic Structure Formation, From Inflation to Galaxies
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This lecture provides an indepth examination of the formation of the universe. It is quite extensive in its coverage of the expansion of the cosmos and the illusive dark matter and dark energy.
Lecture 5: The Universe and Three Examples
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Alan Guth discusses the overall history and structure of the Universe, covering topics from big bang scenarios to the background radiation of the cosmos.
Lecture 4: X-Ray Binaries and the Search for Black Holes
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In this MIT lecture, Jeffrey McClintock unveils stellar mass black holes. He extensively covers phenomenon such as schwarzschind black holes, the pulsing revolutions of X-ray binaries, and the general importance of black holes to physics.
Lecture 3: Einstein's Field Equations
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In this lecture Edmund Bertschinger tackles Einstein's Field Equations, revealing the history of our understanding of curved spacetime and the mathematical and physical implications of this discovery.
Lecture 2: The Universe - Questions You Were Afraid to Ask
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This free lecture takes on a frequently-asked-questions type approach to introduce concepts as varied as the proliferation of black holes in the cosmos to the whereabouts of the center of the universe.
Lecture 1: 	Introduction to Black Holes and Astrophysics
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This introductory lecture provides an overview of the course and introduces students to the general principals behind the structure of the universe and spacetime.
Lecture 4: From Orson Welles To The Dead
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This, final, lecture of the Philosophy of Film class overviews the works of Orson Welles, particularly The Magnificent Ambersons. It also looks at the 1980s flick The Dead.
Lecture 3: Beauty & The Beast To William James
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This third lecture of Philosophy of Film breaks down the many layers (production and story wise) of Beauty and the Beast and Citizen Kane. It also discusses William James, a distinguished psychologist and philosopher.
Lecture 2: Realism & Formalism
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This lecture shows the importance and relevance of studying film. It presents mathematics as a form of abstract art, breaks down the style and method of realism and formalism, outlines the differences and similarities between film and photography.
Lecture 1: Introduction To Philosophy of Film
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In this first session Prof. Irving Singer goes over the syllabus and course requirements, before skimming over the basics of philosophy and film, Jean Cocteau, film as a cultural communication device, and recommended readings.

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1. Lecture 6: Cosmic Structure Formation, From Inflation to Galaxies
1. Lecture 6: Cosmic Structure Formation, From Inflation to Galaxies

(This lecture provides an indepth examination of the formation of the universe. It is quite extensive in its coverage of the expansion of the cosmos and the illusive dark matter and dark energy.)
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Category: M.I.T.
2. Lecture 1: Introduction To Philosophy of Film
2. Lecture 1: Introduction To Philosophy of Film

(In this first session Prof. Irving Singer goes over the syllabus and course requirements, before skimming over the basics of philosophy and film, Jean Cocteau, film as a cultural communication device, and recommended readings.)
Hits: 6434
Category: M.I.T.
3. Lecture 2: Realism & Formalism
3. Lecture 2: Realism & Formalism

(This lecture shows the importance and relevance of studying film. It presents mathematics as a form of abstract art, breaks down the style and method of realism and formalism, outlines the differences and similarities between film and photography.)
Hits: 6354
Category: M.I.T.
4. Lecture 3: Einstein's Field Equations
4. Lecture 3: Einstein's Field Equations

(In this lecture Edmund Bertschinger tackles Einstein's Field Equations, revealing the history of our understanding of curved spacetime and the mathematical and physical implications of this discovery.)
Hits: 6352
Category: M.I.T.
5. Lecture 1: Introduction to Black Holes and Astrophysics
5. Lecture 1: Introduction to Black Holes and Astrophysics

(This introductory lecture provides an overview of the course and introduces students to the general principals behind the structure of the universe and spacetime.)
Hits: 6308
Category: M.I.T.
6. Lecture 5: The Universe and Three Examples
6. Lecture 5: The Universe and Three Examples

(Alan Guth discusses the overall history and structure of the Universe, covering topics from big bang scenarios to the background radiation of the cosmos.)
Hits: 5927
Category: M.I.T.
7. Lecture 4: X-Ray Binaries and the Search for Black Holes
7. Lecture 4: X-Ray Binaries and the Search for Black Holes

(In this MIT lecture, Jeffrey McClintock unveils stellar mass black holes. He extensively covers phenomenon such as schwarzschind black holes, the pulsing revolutions of X-ray binaries, and the general importance of black holes to physics.)
Hits: 5831
Category: M.I.T.
8. Lecture 2: The Universe - Questions You Were Afraid to Ask
8. Lecture 2: The Universe - Questions You Were Afraid to Ask

(This free lecture takes on a frequently-asked-questions type approach to introduce concepts as varied as the proliferation of black holes in the cosmos to the whereabouts of the center of the universe.)
Hits: 5734
Category: M.I.T.
9. Lecture 4: From Orson Welles To The Dead
9. Lecture 4: From Orson Welles To The Dead

(This, final, lecture of the Philosophy of Film class overviews the works of Orson Welles, particularly The Magnificent Ambersons. It also looks at the 1980s flick The Dead.)
Hits: 3830
Category: M.I.T.
10. Lecture 3: Beauty & The Beast To William James
10. Lecture 3: Beauty & The Beast To William James

(This third lecture of Philosophy of Film breaks down the many layers (production and story wise) of Beauty and the Beast and Citizen Kane. It also discusses William James, a distinguished psychologist and philosopher.)
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Category: M.I.T.

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1. Lecture 6: Diary Equation & Higgs Particles
1. Lecture 6: Diary Equation & Higgs Particles

(Leonard Susskind continues elaborating the subject of quantum field theory, including, the diary equation and the hypothetical Higgs Bosons - the particle responsible for mass.)
Rating: 2.82
Category: Stanford University
2. Lecture 9: Equations of Quantum Field Theory
2. Lecture 9: Equations of Quantum Field Theory

(In this lecture Leonard Susskind tackles the motion of fields containing particles and quantum field theory. He also shows how basic processes are coded by a Lagrangian.)
Rating: 2.81
Category: Stanford University
3. Lecture 12: Hematology I
3. Lecture 12: Hematology I

(Hematology is the branch of medicine that deals with blood, the blood-forming organs, and blood diseases. This discusses topics including plasma, multiple sclerosis, and erythropoiesis (the process by which red blood cells are formed).)
Rating: 2.81
Category: Berkeley
4. Lecture 10: Darwin's Birthday
4. Lecture 10: Darwin's Birthday

(Professor Lynn Rothschild and Stephen Palumbi, Director of the Hopkins Marine Station, discuss Charles Darwin's career, from his childhood to the end of his life. Naturally, the theory of evolution is also addressed.)
Rating: 2.81
Category: Stanford University
5. Lecture 33: Digestive System II
5. Lecture 33: Digestive System II

(This lecture briefly continues the discussion of the stomach before continuing along to the small and large intestinal tracts. It discusses the structure and functions of various intestinal components.)
Rating: 2.81
Category: Berkeley
6. Lecture 02: Skeletal System I
6. Lecture 02: Skeletal System I

(This lecture provides an overview of the Human skeletal system, addressing such things as connective tissues, identifying regions of the body, histology, and how to spot the characteristics of bones.)
Rating: 2.81
Category: Berkeley
7. Lecture 10: Muscular System II
7. Lecture 10: Muscular System II

(Professor Diamond begins this lesson with the muscular structure of the abdomen, including the rectus abdominis and external oblique muscle. She ends the lecture with the muscles of the hip, including the gluteal muscle.)
Rating: 2.81
Category: Berkeley
8. Lecture 15: Cardiology
8. Lecture 15: Cardiology

(This lecture continues the discussion of the heart, beginning with the ventricles before moving onto the structure of valves, the cardiac cycle, and wraps up drawing the connection between the heart and the Autonomic nervous system.)
Rating: 2.8
Category: Berkeley
9. Lecture 2: Realism & Formalism
9. Lecture 2: Realism & Formalism

(This lecture shows the importance and relevance of studying film. It presents mathematics as a form of abstract art, breaks down the style and method of realism and formalism, outlines the differences and similarities between film and photography.)
Rating: 2.8
Category: M.I.T.
10. Lecture 3: The Search for Other Earths and Life in the Universe
10. Lecture 3: The Search for Other Earths and Life in the Universe

(Geoff Marcy, Co-Investigator on Kepler Team and UC Berkeley Professor of Astronomy, discusses the efforts of the Keplar Teams to locate earth-like planets by observing orbit, doppler shift, and the dimming of Upsilon Andromedae.)
Rating: 2.8
Category: Stanford University