Astronomy 350 - Cosmology

Galaxies on a Collision Course in the Hubble Ultra Deep Field Image

Spring 2012

Tuesday and Thursday 1:00 – 2:15 PM Darwin 102
A survey of what we know about the Universe and how scientists have learned it. Topics include the Big Bang, cosmic inflation, surveys of galaxies, the origin and evolution of structure in the Universe, dark matter, and dark energy. Satisfies GE, category B3 (Specific Emphasis in Natural Sciences). Prerequisite: ASTR 100.

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