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Astronomy: Seeing & Understanding the Sky  

Have you ever looked at the sky and wondered where you fit in, what it all meant, and how you could easily learn more about it? This course will help you answer these and many other questions about the skies above and around us. Together we will learn the main elements of astrophysical theory, about telescopes and how to select one and use it, how the night sky moves and changes, what you can see from your own backyard and how to do it, and interesting astronomy history. Bring your questions and curiosity.


Astronomy: Seeing & Understanding the Sky
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Instructor: Bill Patton Fee: $75.00
Course Dates & Time: M, 11/6/2017 - 12/11/2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
# Weeks: 6
Location: Room: 107, Mary Stuart Rogers Gateway Building, 37500 Cook St Palm Desert, CA 92211