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Einstein's dream

Author: Larkin McPheeBob MorrisWayne PalmerIra FlatowWNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)All authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities and Sciences, ©2003.
Series: Big ideas (Princeton, N.J.)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This program focuses on efforts to complete Einstein's quest for a grand unifying theory that will explain all of the forces of nature in the same terms."--Container. Includes discussion of different theories (such as string theory and M theory) by Nathan Sieberg, Edward Witten, Juan Maldacena and Freeman Dyson.
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Named Person: Albert Einstein; Nathan Sieberg; E Witten; Juan Martín Maldacena; Freeman J Dyson
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Larkin McPhee; Bob Morris; Wayne Palmer; Ira Flatow; WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
OCLC Number: 53217579
Performer(s): Hosted by Ira Flatow.
Description: 1 videodisc (55 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Big ideas (Princeton, N.J.)
Responsibility: a production of Thirteen/WNET New York ; writer/producer, Larkin McPhee ; directors, Bob Morris & Wayne Palmer.
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"This program focuses on efforts to complete Einstein's quest for a grand unifying theory that will explain all of the forces of nature in the same terms."--Container. Includes discussion of different theories (such as string theory and M theory) by Nathan Sieberg, Edward Witten, Juan Maldacena and Freeman Dyson.

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