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Students calculate the mass of dark matter in the solar system and compare that to the amount of dark energy present. Accompanies the video 'How will the Universe end?'
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Find the letters in William Gooch’s journal...
The Board of Longitude employed William Gooch, a 21-year-old astronomer, to make maps of the north-west coast of America. William recorded his experiences of different cultures in lively first-hand accounts.
A map showing William’s journey.
William Gooch left Britain in 1791 on a special mission to the north-west coast of America. He never returned.
Omai hitched a lift to Britain from Tahiti in 1773. When he arrived, he didn’t speak much English, and knew little of British customs. We don’t have a first-hand account of Omai’s journey. As far as we know, he couldn’t write letters or keep a journal. We only know about his experiences from the accounts of others.
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