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Astronomy theory (F550): The study of the theoretical aspects of astronomy.

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Document Assignment 4 -Observing and Classifying Stars

The assignment is to be used as summative coursework.

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Document Assignment 5 -Black holes -debunking the myths

The assignment is to be used as summative coursework.

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Document Black Holes -Debunking the Myths

Activity 5 is to be used as a possible summative assignment.  It is associated with lecture 8.

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Document Introduction to Astronomy -Lecture 1

Introduction: A Brief History and Constellations, Size Scales of the Universe

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Document Introduction to Astronomy -Lecture 1

Intoduction: A brief history and constellations, size scales of the universe

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Document Introduction to Astronomy -Lecture 1

Introduction: A Brief History and Constellations, Size Scales of the Universe

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Document Introduction to Astronomy -Lecture 2

Observing Techniques, Light and the Telescope

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Document Introduction to Astronomy -Lecture 5

Solar Sytem II -The Outer Jovian Planets and Small Bodies

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Document Lecture 10 - Cosmology and the Future of Astronomical Research

Cosmology, the fate of the solar system, and the fate of the universe.

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Document Lecture 10 -Cosmology and the Future of Astronomical Research

This lecture discusses Cosmology; the study of the origin, evolution, and fate of the Universe.

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