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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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PHYS 110 (NW) Astronomy (1)

An introduction to modern theories of the universe and its evolution. Topics include naked eye observations, the solar system, stars, galaxies, and cosmology. Emphasis will be placed on the scientific method and how we understand the universe in terms of basic physical principles. Laboratory.

Mode of Inquiry: Understanding the Natural World

  • Offering: Fall
  • Instructor: Watkins, Kleinert