Physics for the 21st Century

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Dark matter, string theory, particle accelerators, and other big topics in modern physics come together in this 11-part multimedia course for high school physics teachers, undergraduate students, and all adults who are fascinated by physics and cosmology. The course covers a broad scale, from sub-atomic particle physics, through atomic and molecular physics, to cosmology. The 11 video programs feature 22 case studies of researchers from leading research labs and universities who are breaking new ground in their fields. An extensive companion Web site provides background information and concepts found in a printable online textbook, interactive simulations, a course facilitator's guide, and multiple other resources.

Producer:Annenberg Learner
Running Time:5.5 hours   (11 episodes)
Preview Episode:The Basic Building Blocks of Matter   (#1)