Cosmology, Astronomy, and Space Exploration in the News

GENINT 721.491

Osher (50+). This course reviews what we already know about the universe, theories about the origin of the universe, and the latest cosmic discoveries and space news.

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Remote
Starting at $135.00
As few as 8 weeks
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What you can learn.

  • Understand basic cosmology
  • Understand the basics of Big Bang theory, multi-verses, and space exploration
  • Analyze current events and news pieces
  • Analyze implications of cosmology, astronomy, and space exploration

About this course:

Due to advances in technology, what we thought we knew about the fundamentals of cosmology, astronomy, and space exploration is evolving almost daily. In this course, we explore the latest concepts, news, and discoveries regarding multiverses, gravitational waves, black holes, neutron stars, exoplanets, and the beginning of our universe. We also follow the progress of NASA's and ESA's missions to the moon, Mars, and Europa--Jupiter's ice covered moon, and much more.

Winter 2023 Schedule

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Wednesday 6:30PM - 8:30PM PT
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Instructor: Shelley R. Bonus
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Fee:
$135.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
ENROLL BY: Jan 11, 2023
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Notes

Plus members pay only $40 for this course. Visitors not permitted.

You must be at least 50 years old and a current member of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UCLA to enroll in this course.  If your membership has expired or if you wish to become a new member, please proceed with enrolling in courses and you will be automatically prompted to add a membership during checkout. 

Please download a free version of zoom at https://zoom.us/ to participate in this course.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2023
Schedule
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Date
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Wed Jan 11, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
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Wed Jan 18, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
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Wed Jan 25, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
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Wed Feb 1, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
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Wed Feb 8, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
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Wed Feb 15, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
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Wed Feb 22, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
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Wed Mar 1, 2023
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Remote Classroom

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