The Advanced Physics Series: Astrophysics: a tour of the universe
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The Advanced Physics Series: Astrophysics: a tour of the universe

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One of a series of lectures/demonstrations in the Advanced Physics Series for physics teachers produced in conjunction with the University of Melbourne.


Astrophysicist Rachel Webster – a Professor at Melbourne University – reviews:
•    key aspects of our current knowledge of the Universe
•    topics and concepts that excite students

Of interest to all physics teachers, the lecture covers:

•    Astronomy as a science
•    Our Solar System: the two-body problem
•    Stars
•    Blackbody radiation
•    Stellar evolution
•    Light from stars
•    The Milky Way
•    Dark Matter
•    Other Galaxies
•    A model for structure formation
•    Density, and what it tells us
•    Redshift
•    The Big Bang model

Year levels Professional Development (Physics Teachers)
Duration 55 min
Format DVD
Year produced 2009
Teacher notes No

 


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