Explore topics at the cutting edge of scientific research and the limits of human knowledge.
An excellent follow-up to Introduction to Astronomy to further investigate the physics of our universe.
This six-week course is for people with some prior knowledge of astronomy and a great deal of curiosity: it is an ideal follow-on for those who have studied Introduction to Astronomy, but can also be studied independently.
The course covers Solar System exploration, exoplanets, dark matter and dark energy, cosmology and the Big Bang.
Note: this course will be run online via a Zoom webinar session.
The dates of the next course are: 20 April - 25 May 2021