Courses – Fall 2022 / Science & Philosophy / ACROSS THE UNIVERSE

Coordinators: Michael Hamburg, Steve Allen

This course is perfect for anyone who has ever wondered what the universe actually is, where it came from, and where it is headed.

Begin right here on Earth, soar through the Solar System, touch the stars, and continue on towards the farthest reaches of the observable universe. Prior knowledge or any technical expertise in math or science is not required. Just bring your questions and sense of wonder.

A WEEK / THURSDAY / 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

NOTE: All classes are hybrid except for September 15 and 29, which are in-person only.

Fall 2022 Class Schedule: Across the Universe

Date

Presenter

Title

Sep 15

Michael Hamburg

This Just In (The Latest News in Space and Space Technology)

Sep 29 

Andrew Epstein

Planet Earth: Why Are There Ocean Basins, Continents, and Mountains?

Oct 13

Michael Hamburg

All the Light We Can(not) See (the EMS)

Oct 27

Steve Allen

Gravitation

Nov 10

Marion Schultheis

Planet Earth: Early Life

Dec 1

Michael Hamburg and Andrew Epstein

Southern Skies/ British Atmospheric Nuclear Testing in Australia 1952-1957

Dec 15

Steve Allen

Grand Unified Theories in Physics


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