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Physics: Videos

Attention Students:

 Below you will see examples of videos available in the library's Films on Demand database, but you will need to explore further to find videos on your chosen topic.

Films on Demand

Films on Demand houses a collection of streaming video titles from both academic and mainstream producers such as Films for the Humanities and Sciences, PBS, A&E, History Channel, BBC, National Geographic, and others. Ranging in length from short clips to feature-length documentaries, this collection offers something for researchers in most academic programs and disciplines


Everyday Einstein: Einsteinian Physics at Work and at Play 

This program hosted by David Suzuki identifies technologies that have evolved from or were influenced by Einstein’s revolutionary ideas while showing just how profoundly Einstein’s thinking continues to shape modern life. 

Inside the Light: The Mystery of Light in Quantum 

This program focuses on the spectacular achievements in quantum physics of 2012 Nobel laureate Serge Haroche as well as the University of Sussex’s Wolfgang Lange and others as it introduces viewers to the interaction of light and matter at the smallest possible scale.

Light and Quantum Physics: The Physics of Light

This film presents light and quantum physics. It follow physicists as they try to peer into the mysterious atom to understand its structure. 

The Physics of Light 

This film presents the limits physicists have reached through scientific research and what the future might hold in physics.