Lec01 - Welcome to Phys133-11f Introduction to Astronomy...

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Welcome to Phys133-11f Course Instructor: Prof. Stan Owocki Lab TAs: Patrick Grugan Bryan Henry Introduction to Astronomy http://www.bartol.udel.edu/~owocki/phys133
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Course Theme • We are the part of the universe we are “star stuff”. .. or “cosmic ash” The physical laws and forces that govern our lives ... • Also govern the cosmos. .. planets, stars, galaxies, even the universe itself But the Scale is much different “Mind bogginglingly” BIGGER This all challenges our intellect. .. but also is humbling and uplifting to our human spirit. ..
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- Albert Einstein (1879-1955) "The most incomprehensible thing about the universe is that it is comprehensible."
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Why am I taking this class?? Should I take this class?
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PHYS139 Star and Constellation Identifcation Thurs. 8:00PM - 8:50PM GOR208 (1 credit) Bouchelle, Henry E. W. PHYS145
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Lec01 - Welcome to Phys133-11f Introduction to Astronomy...

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