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Entropy—The Arrow of Time

Lecture no. 8 from the course: Thermodynamics: Four Laws That Move the Universe

Entropy—The Arrow of Time

Taught by Professor Jeffrey C. Grossman | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Probe the connection between entropy and the second law of thermodynamics, which states that all real processes tend to increase the entropy of the universe. Explore some important consequences of the law, including the fact that time flows in only one direction.


July 24, 2017