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PHYSC 167-14711 - The Solar System-Lecture

Offered by: Westchester / Community College | Spring 2020

A tour of the solar system, from the viewpoint of various physical sciences (astronomy, geology and physics). Students learn about the structure and formation of the solar system, and the varied characteristics of the planets and moons that inhabit our solar system. Includes a discussion of recent and current space missions, an overview of the current search for exoplanets (planets in other solar systems), and a discussion of the possibilities for extra-terrestrial life within our solar system and the universe.
Subject: Physical Science
General Education Area(s): Natural Sciences
Dates: January 21, 2020 — May 11, 2020
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