ASTR 10, Vista College, Spring 2004

Instructors: Dr. Korpela


What Was Important - Material for Exam #3

April 22

The first part of the lecture discussed star formation (see Chapter 9). The interstellar medium stuff was somewhat confusing in the book, so is detailed here:

Neutron Stars


Black Holes

April 29

Milky Way Galaxy:


May 6

May 13

Cosmology can be confusing! Don't despair. Try to understand the key concepts, and don't fret over the details of each step in the Big Bang.

May 20

To confuse you even more we're talking about relativity this week.