University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Ast 1001.003

Exploring the Universe

Session: Fall 2017 (9/05-12/13)
Instructor: John Phillips (e-mail: phillij @
Time: 1430 MW
Location: Tate Hall 101

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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