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Astronomy 

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ABOUT ASTRONOMY

ASTRONOMY deals with the study of celestial objects, such as stars, planets, nebulae, comets and galaxies, and phenomena that exist outside Earth's atmosphere.

 

1 Elementary Astronomy (3) UC:CSU

All areas of modern astronomy are discussed in this introductory course. Major topics include the history of astronomy, the sun, moon and planets, stars, constellations and galaxies, telescopes and other instruments.