Week 1 of a 4-session Joy of Learning Class-Mondays, April 6, 13 & 27 and May 4, 2-3 p.m. (does not meet on Patriots Day April 20).
These lectures will be offered by Jim Lynch, Senior Scientist Emeritus at Woods Hole Oceanographic and President of Cape Cod Astronomical Society, and Editor-in-Chief at Acoustical Society of America Publication.
Week 1: Backyard Astronomy (equipment, the solar system and deep sky objects visible, web resources, books, apps).
Week 2: Exoplanets, Extraterrestrial life and the Drake Equation
Week 3: Black Holes: Their Ins and Outs
Week 4: The Big Bang and Cosmology (Science at “The Outer Limits”)
Registration is requested, but not required. You can register for the class by clicking the "register" button.