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Keeping Time

Kanopy (Firm)
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Video; Streaming Video; Online
Summary
How do we measure the passage of time? Discover that practical concerns have driven the search for more and more accurate clocks. In the 18th century, the problem of determining longitude was solved with a timepiece of unprecedented accuracy. Today's GPS navigation units rely on clocks accurate to a billionth of a second.
Performers
Features: Sean Carroll Ph.D., Harvard University
Release Date
2012
Language
In English
Notes
  • Title from title frames.
  • In Process Record.
Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2015.
Recording Info
Originally produced by The Teaching Company/The Great Courses in 2012.
Publisher no.
1146992 Kanopy
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1 online resource (streaming video file)
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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