Astronomy 111
Introduction to Astronomy
Fall 2012
Tuesday/Thursday 10:30 - 11:50 am
McConnell 404


Smith College

Instructor: James Lowenthal Textbooks (available in the Grecourt Bookshop, Campus Center):
  • The Cosmic Perspective, 6th Edition, by Bennett, Donahue, Schneider, and Voit

    Course Information:

    Exam 1 Review (PDF)

    Exam 2 Review (PDF)

    Final Exam Review (PDF)


  • Mastering Astronomy website

  • This week's sky events from Sky and Telescope

  • Seasonal images of Earth

  • Galaxy crash movie Summers, Mihos, and Hernquist

  • Large scale structure formation movies Ben Moore, Univ. Durham (UK)

  • Chris Mihos' Galaxy Crash applet.


    Interesting Astronomical Sites:

    Weather:

    Local Astronomy Research

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