First Law of Thermodynamics: History of the Concept of Energy


Where did the first law of thermodynamics come from? Why is energy called energy and what has that to do with heat? Where did the 1/2 in kinetic energy come from? Watch this video to find out the real people behind the science!

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The Video of Emilie du Chatelet showing Voltaire the damage of dropping lead balls is from Nova, “Einstein’s Big Idea” : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TfyNq…

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