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Title: The Space-time of Hawking: brief introduction on Hawking's life, his work in physics, and his view on the nature of space and time
Originating Office: IAS
Speaker: Chen, Tian-Wen
Issue Date: 11-Jun-2006
Event Date: 11-Jun-2006
Group/Series/Folder: Record Group 8.15 - Institute for Advanced Study
Series 3 - Audio-visual Materials
Location: 8.15:3 box 1.1
Notes: Perspectives on the Origin of the Universe Lecture Series.
Abstract: This talk targets at secondary-school students interested in knowing more about gravity and cosmology. It provides the basic but necessary background information on general relativity, black holes and the nature of space and time, with an emphasis on the work of Stephen Hawking.
Duration: 94 min.
Appears in Series:8.15:3 - Audio-visual Materials
3.8:6 - Audio-visual Materials
6.2.6:3 - Audio-visual Materials
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