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The Second Law of Thermodynamics

Lecture no. 5 from the course: Mysteries of Modern Physics: Time

The Second Law of Thermodynamics

Taught by Professor Sean Carroll | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Trace the history of the second law of thermodynamics, considered by many physicists to be the one law of physics most likely to survive unaltered for the next thousand years. The second law says that entropy—the degree of disorder in a closed system—only increases or stays the same.

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