University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Ast 1001.001

Exploring the Universe

Session: Fall 2016 (9/06-12/14)
Instructor: Evan Skillman (e-mail: skillman @
Time: 0945 TTh
Location: Anderson Hall 210

The human place in the Universe. Study of Earth, other planets, sun, stars, galaxies. Background and fragility of life on Earth. Scale, origin, history of universe and our relationship to it.

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