CORE IV - COR402-001

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Paper # 1 Due 9/29  

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

Readings for 10/6   The Sleepwalkers: Part 3, Ch. 1, pp. 157-193; Ch. 2, pp. 194-222       Sleepwalkers
                              Copernican Revolution: Ch. 5, pp. 134-145                                       Copernican Revolution
                              The Book of the Cosmos: #s 20-21                                                    BOC

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 & Topics            Presentation Group Guidelines         Potential Topics        Group Presentation Schedule       Oral Presentation Rubric

Presentation Group Background Materials     Quantum Entanglement        Black Holes/White Holes/ER Bridges        Dark Matter         Hawking's No Boundary Hypothesis  
                                                                                                                      New Technology Telescopes 1        New Technology Telescopes 2        Primordial (Mini) Black Holes        Dark Energy      

Reading Questions 1          Reading Questions 2              Reading Questions 3          

Listen to Lectures from Spring 2004                                                                  

Sample Midterm 1                  Sample Midterm 2                        Spring '14 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