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States of Matter and Changes of State

Lecture no. 23 from the course: The Joy of Science

States of Matter and Changes of State

Taught by Professor Robert M. Hazen | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

The states of matter—solid, liquid, gas, and plasma—manifest the submicroscopic organization of atoms and molecules. How do scientists define these four states?

60 Lectures

1
Image of The Nature of Science
The Nature of Science
0 of 33 min
2
Image of The Scientific Method
The Scientific Method
0 of 30 min
3
Image of The Ordered Universe
The Ordered Universe
0 of 30 min
4
Image of Celestial and Terrestrial Mechanics
Celestial and Terrestrial Mechanics
0 of 30 min
5
Image of Newton's Laws of Motion
Newton's Laws of Motion
0 of 30 min
6
Image of  Universal Gravitation
Universal Gravitation
0 of 30 min
7
Image of The Nature of Energy
The Nature of Energy
0 of 30 min
8
Image of The First Law of Thermodynamics
The First Law of Thermodynamics
0 of 31 min
9
Image of The Second Law of Thermodynamics
The Second Law of Thermodynamics
0 of 30 min
10
Image of  Entropy
Entropy
0 of 30 min
11
Image of Magnetism and Static Electricity
Magnetism and Static Electricity
0 of 32 min
12
Image of  Electricity
Electricity
0 of 31 min
13
Image of  Electromagnetism
Electromagnetism
0 of 30 min
14
Image of The Electromagnetic Spectrum, Part I
The Electromagnetic Spectrum, Part I
0 of 31 min
15
Image of The Electromagnetic Spectrum, Part II
The Electromagnetic Spectrum, Part II
0 of 30 min
16
Image of Relativity
Relativity
0 of 29 min
17
Image of Atoms
Atoms
0 of 30 min
18
Image of The Bohr Atom
The Bohr Atom
0 of 30 min
19
Image of The Quantum World
The Quantum World
0 of 30 min
20
Image of The Periodic Table of the Elements
The Periodic Table of the Elements
0 of 31 min
21
Image of  Introduction to Chemistry
Introduction to Chemistry
0 of 30 min
22
Image of The Chemistry of Carbon
The Chemistry of Carbon
0 of 29 min
23
Image of States of Matter and Changes of State
States of Matter and Changes of State
0 of 30 min
24
Image of Phase Transformations and Chemical Reactions
Phase Transformations and Chemical Reactions
0 of 29 min
25
Image of Properties of Materials
Properties of Materials
0 of 32 min
26
Image of Semiconductors and Modern Microelectronics
Semiconductors and Modern Microelectronics
0 of 30 min
27
Image of Isotopes and Radioactivity
Isotopes and Radioactivity
0 of 29 min
28
Image of Nuclear Fission and Fusion Reactions
Nuclear Fission and Fusion Reactions
0 of 31 min
29
Image of Astronomy
Astronomy
0 of 31 min
30
Image of The Life Cycle of Stars
The Life Cycle of Stars
0 of 30 min
31
Image of Edwin Hubble and the Discovery of Galaxies
Edwin Hubble and the Discovery of Galaxies
0 of 30 min
32
Image of The Big Bang
The Big Bang
0 of 31 min
33
Image of The Ultimate Structure of Matter
The Ultimate Structure of Matter
0 of 27 min
34
Image of The Nebular Hypothesis
The Nebular Hypothesis
0 of 30 min
35
Image of The Solar System
The Solar System
0 of 31 min
36
Image of The Earth as a Planet
The Earth as a Planet
0 of 29 min
37
Image of The Dynamic Earth
The Dynamic Earth
0 of 29 min
38
Image of The Plate Tectonics Revolution
The Plate Tectonics Revolution
0 of 30 min
39
Image of Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Plate Motions Today
Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Plate Motions Today
0 of 29 min
40
Image of  Earth Cycles—Water
Earth Cycles—Water
0 of 31 min
41
Image of The Atmospheric Cycle
The Atmospheric Cycle
0 of 30 min
42
Image of The Rock Cycle
The Rock Cycle
0 of 30 min
43
Image of What Is Life?
What Is Life?
0 of 30 min
44
Image of  Strategies of Life
Strategies of Life
0 of 31 min
45
Image of  Life's Molecular Building Blocks
Life's Molecular Building Blocks
0 of 28 min
46
Image of  Proteins
Proteins
0 of 30 min
47
Image of Cells—The Chemical Factories of Life
Cells—The Chemical Factories of Life
0 of 30 min
48
Image of  Gregor Mendel, Founder of Genetics
Gregor Mendel, Founder of Genetics
0 of 29 min
49
Image of The Discovery of DNA
The Discovery of DNA
0 of 29 min
50
Image of The Genetic Code
The Genetic Code
0 of 30 min
51
Image of Reading the Genetic Code
Reading the Genetic Code
0 of 30 min
52
Image of  Genetic Engineering
Genetic Engineering
0 of 29 min
53
Image of Cancer and Other Genetic Diseases
Cancer and Other Genetic Diseases
0 of 29 min
54
Image of The Chemical Evolution of Life
The Chemical Evolution of Life
0 of 29 min
55
Image of  Biological Evolution—A Unifying Theme of Biology
Biological Evolution—A Unifying Theme of Biology
0 of 31 min
56
Image of The Fact of Evolution—The Fossil Record
The Fact of Evolution—The Fossil Record
0 of 29 min
57
Image of Charles Darwin and the Theory of Natural Selection
Charles Darwin and the Theory of Natural Selection
0 of 30 min
58
Image of Ecosystems and the Law of Unintended Consequences
Ecosystems and the Law of Unintended Consequences
0 of 28 min
59
Image of The Ozone Hole, Acid Rain, and the Greenhouse Effect
The Ozone Hole, Acid Rain, and the Greenhouse Effect
0 of 30 min
60
Image of Science, the Endless Frontier
Science, the Endless Frontier
0 of 31 min

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