Astro 120: The Sky and the Solar System.

(3-0) Cr. 3. F.S. For the nonscientist.

The sky: constellations; motions of the sun, moon, and planets; seasons and the calendar; eclipses. The solar system: origin and evolution; characteristics of the sun, planets, satellites, comets, meteorites, and asteroids. Extensive use of the planetarium is included.

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