2019-2020 Catalog

PHS-105 Astronomy—Cosmos

Explores astronomy and space exploration in the broadest human context. Embraces many sciences and cultures, and provides cosmic perspective for the planet Earth. Investigates diverse topics such as cosmic catastrophes, travel to the stars, cosmic influences on evolution, collisions of the continents, origin of life, contact with other civilizations, birth and death of stars and galaxies, future of the earth, and origin and fate of the universe. (3 contact hours)




Physical Science