PBS Space Time

Noether's Theorem and The Symmetries of Reality

Season 4 Episode 24 | 9m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

Conservation laws are among the most important tools in physics. They feel as fundamental as you can get. And yet they’re wrong - or at least they’re only right sometimes. These laws are consequences of a much deeper, more fundamental principle: Noether’s theorem.

Aired: 08/29/18

Rating: NR


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