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How to Make Stress Work for You
...modifications and cognitive exercises, popular Great Courses instructor Dr. Kimberlee Bethany Bonura's course helps you build a personal stress management...
18 videos
Music as a Mirror of History
...expert musicologist, on the other. In Music as a Mirror of History, Great Courses favorite Professor Robert Greenberg of San Francisco Performances proves...
24 videos
Robotics Series
...in-depth journey into an exciting world; a journey Professor Long and The Great Courses present in the 24 incredible lectures of Robotics. Using in-studio robot...
24 videos
The Science of Energy - Resources and Power Explained
...to detail and accessibility that makes Professor Wysession one of The Great Courses' most popular science instructors, his lectures offer a fascinating way...
24 videos
Experiencing Hubble - Understanding the Greatest Images of the Universe Course
...Space Telescope has been amassing discoveries that rival those of history's greatest scientists and explorers, making it the most important scientific instrument...
12 videos
Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime - Understanding Gravity Course
Gravity rules the universe. Without it, everything would dissolve into a gas of randomly interacting atoms. Yet gravity is one of the least understood forces in nature. Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime introduces you to key ideas in gravity…
24 videos
Understanding the World's Greatest Structures - Science and Innovation from Antiquity to Modernity Course
The Giza pyramids. Brunelleschi's dome. The Brooklyn Bridge. Each of these structures is iconic. They are visited by millions of people each year because they provoke a sense of awe and wonder. They are as beautiful to behold as they…
24 videos
History of the Ancient World - A Global Perspective Course
... laws, governments, architecture, and art. Examine the ancient world's greatest civilizations and how they affect our world today. ...
48 videos
Understanding Greek and Roman Technology - From Catapult to the Pantheon Course
Ancient Greece and Rome were home to some of the most creative engineers who ever lived. Modern research is shedding new light on these renowned wonders--impressive buildings, infrastructure systems, and machines that were profoundly important in their own day and…
24 videos
Writing and Civilization - From Ancient Worlds to Modernity Course
The written word is so central to our lives that it can seem as if it has always existed. Yet writing is a relatively recent invention. Trace the remarkable saga of "visible speech" from its earliest origins to its future…
24 videos
James Thurber: The Life and Hard Times - A Great American Humoristst
...is the first major documentary on the life and work of one of America's greatest humorists. Known for his classic short story, The Secret Life of Walter...
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Networking: From Writers’ Conferences to Courses
Episode 12 of How to Publish Your Book
Just like with a job search, networking can be an important and useful component to getting published. Delve into the options and resources you have for meeting other writers, agents, and publishing representatives, learn how to develop a gripping elevator…
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Stars in Their Courses—Orbital Mechanics
Episode 7 of Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime
Newton was the first to realize that objects could, in theory, be sent into orbit around Earth. Explore how this works in practice, using the ideas of energy and angular momentum to study how satellites, moons, planets, and stars move…
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The Great Tours: Experiencing Medieval Europe Course
Travel through time to the golden ages of 12 of Europe's most beautiful medieval cities. In 24 lessons that use extensive location footage, you'll discover the sights, sounds, and smells of teeming markets and mercantile centers, royal feasts and ritual,…
24 videos
Great Mythologies of the World Course 1 - Ancient Europe
...civilization worldwide. Travel through space and time to access some of the greatest myths in history from Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa, and the Middle...
12 videos
Great Mythologies of the World Course 2 - The Middle East and South Asia
...civilization worldwide. Travel through space and time to access some of the greatest myths in history from Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa, and the Middle...
12 videos
Great Mythologies of the World Course 3 - Africa
...civilization worldwide. Travel through space and time to access some of the greatest myths in history from Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa, and the Middle...
12 videos
Great Mythologies of the World Course 4 - Asia and the Pacific
...civilization worldwide. Travel through space and time to access some of the greatest myths in history from Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa, and the Middle...
12 videos
Great Mythologies of the World Course 5 - The Americas
...civilization worldwide. Travel through space and time to access some of the greatest myths in history from Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa, and the Middle...
12 videos
Joaquin Sorolla: Journeys of Light - A Portrait of a Great Spanish Painter
Joaquin Sorolla's unique style captivated the world of international art; he was the first Spanish artist to achieve success in the United States at the beginning of the 20th century. In this insightful documentary, Sorolla's granddaughter, Blanca Pons Sorolla; artist…
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