CORE IV - COR402

SCIENCE and HUMAN NATURE:
THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Page last updated: 8:30 PM on 6/19/201
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Third Paper Due Monday, June 24
Presentation Background Materials are Linked Below
The Presentations are Linked Below
AVOIDING PLAGIARISM


                                    Course Syllabus
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                                             List of suggested Projects
                                          Examples of Previous Web-based Projects


Readings for 6/19:  Alpha & Omega: Ch. 7
                             
The Book of the Cosmos: #s 79,81
                             

In and Out Writing 1           In and Out Writing 2             In and Out Writing 3        

Paper Topic 1       
Paper Topic 2        Paper Topic 3               Research Guide            Lecture Transparencies and Materials      

Presentation Groups            Presentation Group Guidelines         Group Presentation Schedule       Oral Presentation Rubric

Presentation Group Background Materials    New Technology Telescopes        Dark Matter        Black Holes        Multiverse        Everett's Many Worlds Hypothesis


Reading Questions 1          Reading Questions 2              Reading Questions 3          

Listen to Lectures from Spring 2004                                                                  

Sample Midterm 1                  Sample Midterm 2                        Summer '13 Potential Final Exam Questions


Eudoxus' Model Details        Animations of Various Astronomical Phenomena        Scale of the Universe        Size of Universe

Chromoscope (best viewed in Chrome or Firefox)    UNL Astronomy Simulations    PHET Apps    Time Dilation


St Andrews History of Cosmology          History of Scientific Cosmology          Clive Ruggles' Archeoastronomy Images

Cosmology: Antiquity -1850                   Cosmology: 1850-Present                     University of Bonn History of Astronomy

Catholic Encyclopedia-Cosmogony        Catholic Encyclopedia - Cosmology     Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Journey to a Black Hole                         Eudoxus Simulation                             Cambridge Relativity Cosmology        

Interdisciplinary Documentation of Religion and Science                                    The Galileo Project

Trial of Galileo                                       Letter to Castelli                                   Letter to Grand Duchess Christina