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The power of principles : physics revealed : a conversation with Nima Arkani-Hamed / Open Agenda Publishing.

Publication:
[Toronto, Ontario] : Open Agenda Publishing, [2013] , ©2013
Series:
Ideas Roadshow
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Arkani-Hamed, Nima -- Interviews.
Physics -- Study and teaching.
Physicists.
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
Interviews.
System Details:
DVD-R, NTSC, Region 1.
Summary:
One of the world's most respected and innovative scientists, Nima Arkani-Hamed takes us inside the world of a working theoretical physicist, sharing his frustration at some of the ways that physics is communicated to the general public while revealing how he and his colleagues hope to be steered towards the truth without experiment to guide them.
Contents:
So, why haven't you written a popular book?
Are popular science books doing their job?
What do you do all day?
Against nymphs, dryads, and leprechauns
The power of principles
The case of faster-than-light neutrinos
The ghost of theorist future.
Participant:
Host, Howard Burton.
Credits:
Producer, Justin Malecki, Howard Burton; editor, Andrew Niblo; music, Shafton Thomas.
Notes:
Videodisc release of the documentary motion picture produced in 2013.
Aspect ratio 16:9.
Contributor:
Arkani-Hamed, Nima, interviewee.
Burton, Howard, 1965- interviewer, producer.
Malecki, Justin, producer.
Niblo, Andrew, editor.
Thomas, Shafton, musician.
Open Agenda Publishing, publisher.
OCLC:
919167925
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