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Coffee and Discussions (Science) Experiencing Hubble, Part 1

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Since its launch in 1990, The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) has taken more than a half a million cosmic images and astronomers have published more than 7,000 scientific papers based on HST data.  In this course, we will discuss the scientific stories behind 10 of HST’s most spectacular images.
Lecture 1 The Rationale for a Space Telescope
Lecture 2 Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 and Jupiter
Lecture 3 The Sagittarius Star Cloud
Lecture 4 The Star Factory Inside the Eagle Nebula
Lecture 5 The Cat’s Eye Nebula—A Stellar Demise
Lecture 6 The Crab Nebula—A Supernova’s Aftermath


Class Details

7 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

Center Mezzanine

Wanda Campbell 



Please read:  Classes scheduled Thursdays, Mar 26 – May 7, 2020, from 9:00 am to 10:00 am.



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/26/2020 - 5/7/2020 Weekly - Thu 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Athens, Center Mezzanine  Map Wanda Campbell 

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