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All Palm Beach County Library System locations will close at 5:00 pm on Wed, Dec 24 and will remain closed on Thu, Dec 25 & Fri, Dec 26, for Christmas.
All libraries will close at 5:00 pm on Wed, Dec 31, 2014 and will remain closed on Thu, Jan 01, 2015 for New Year's Day.
No materials are due on these days.
 
The Great CoursesĀ® Documentaries: Einstein's Relativity & the Quantum Revolution
Okeechobee Boulevard Branch
Thu, Sep 05, 3:00 pm

Time Travel, Tunneling, Tennis and Tea; Heaven and Earth, Place and Motion; The Clockwork Universe.

Thu, Sep 12, 3:00 pm

Let There Be Light; Speed, Relative to What ?; Earth and the Ether-a Crises in Physics.

Thu, Sep 19, 3:00 pm

Einstein to the Rescue; Uncommon Sense-Stretching Time; Muons and Time-Traveling Twins.

Thu, Sep 26, 3:00 pm

Escaping Contradiction-Simultaneity is Relative; Faster Than Light? Past, Future,and Elsewhere.

If you are confused about Einstein, physics, and all that relativity stuff, attend this 24-lecture series for non-scientists. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (90 min). Shown with permission. Not rated.