College with Astronomy Majors
Colleges / May 24, 2018

College with Astronomy Majors

The Astronomy Major is for students interested in studying astronomy in college, but not intending to go to graduate school in astronomy. This major offers students opportunities to get hands-on experience with telescopes and to work on real research projects in astronomy. Through the physics, math, and astrophysics requirements, the major also develops critical thinking…

Space experiments for middle school
Schools / May 21, 2018

Space experiments for middle school

March 29, 2017: Students from Bearden Middle are entering the next stage of an out-of-this world experiment they are conducting. WBIR Bearden Middle Schools students saw their science experiment for the first time Wednesday since its launch to space last month. The students experiment on the effect of microgravity on the efficacy of antibiotics on a strain of the…

College Astronomy Textbook
Colleges / May 18, 2018

College Astronomy Textbook

Astronomy 1 (Astr 1) Introduction to Astronomy Introduction to the universe and insight into its mysteries: Development of modern astronomy, light, astronomical instruments, a brief survey of the solar system, the Sun, the stars, novas and supernovas, neutron stars, black holes, galaxies, and cosmology. Mission The mission of the Astronomy Department at College of…

Astronomy universities
Universities / May 15, 2018

Astronomy universities

The Macquarie University Research Centre for Astronomy, Astrophysics, and Astrophotonics (MQstro) is one of the largest and fastest growing astronomical centres of research excellence in Australia. This is reflected in the latest Australian Research Council ERA (Excellence in Research for Australia) rankings in December 2012, where we have been awarded an ERA ranking…

Astronomy graduate school Rankings
Schools / May 12, 2018

Astronomy graduate school Rankings

Apologies. I just had to update the link again. First a couple of important points. The following advice and information is based primarily on my own experience applying to graduate school in 2011-2012. I do not speak for any graduate school, or have inside information about the admissions process. I simply wanted to make a website that has the information undergraduates…

Open University Astronomy degree
Universities / May 9, 2018

Open University Astronomy degree

The Open University’s School of Physical Sciences is a lively and innovative community with interests in physics, astronomy, and planetary and Space science. Welcome to our website. We are one of six schools in the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), having grown from the Department of Physical Sciences, and before that from a merger…

Best Physics degrees
Study Space / May 6, 2018

Best Physics degrees

Physics is one of the most applicable sciences in existence and can lead to careers in technology, sports and games, space science, sound engineering in music and television, and a lot more. A Master in Physics is an excellent choice for students seeking exciting and promising careers in a variety of settings. Although Physics is defined as the study of matter as…

Should space exploration continue
Space Exploration / May 3, 2018

Should space exploration continue

Nasa is keeping track of asteroids that can destroy in a matter of minutes and also keeps track of all the eaths changes( like climate change.) And yes Nasa does screw up sometimes but who doesn t. So i say more money fore Nasa. Only four percent of americas budget went to NASA this year. For goodness sake more money went to buisness managment, student financial assistance…

Ways to explore space
Space Exploration / April 30, 2018

Ways to explore space

Humanity s interest in the heavens has been universal and enduring. Humans are driven to explore the unknown, discover new worlds, push the boundaries of our scientific and technical limits, and then push further. The intangible desire to explore and challenge the boundaries of what we know and where we have been has provided benefits to our society for centuries…

Astronomer skills
Study Space / April 27, 2018

Astronomer skills

What kinds of skills are important for astronomers? Astronomers need to be good at physics and math; that s what they do! Don t fall into the trap of thinking that astronomy is one of the easier sciences! Astronomers work a lot with computers so good computer and programming skills are helpful. Some astronomers build their own instruments, so they learn about electronics…

Robots used in space exploration
Space Exploration / April 24, 2018

Robots used in space exploration

As humanity moves forward with space exploration, we should prepare for risky and extremely hazardous endeavors such as manned missions to Mars and asteroids. Having fully operational robotic help ready to assist in every dangerous task would be of the utmost importance during long-lasting journeys beyond Earth. NASA is seriously considering this subject matter, ushering…

Top Physics Schools undergraduate
Schools / April 21, 2018

Top Physics Schools undergraduate

Written by: Erik Hinrichsen•edited by: Elizabeth Wistrom•updated: 4/5/2012 Students looking for more information about the top physics schools should look here. This article is a ranking and description of the top ten physics programs. Physics is generally agreed to be the most difficult major in college. While physics is certainly hard enough at even small, no-name…

Astronomy College in USA
Colleges / April 18, 2018

Astronomy College in USA

Creating the Next Generation of Space Astronomers Each summer, the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) brings about a dozen highly motivated college students to Baltimore, Maryland, for a Space Astronomy Summer Program (SASP). STScI is the scientific operations center for the Hubble Space Telescope and the future James Webb Space Telescope. The SAS Program…

Best Astrophysics Schools
Study Space / April 15, 2018

Best Astrophysics Schools

MIT does not offer a traditional open-enrollment summer school program where any high school student can come to campus to take courses and live in the dorms. However, several partner organizations run small, specialized programs on campus. If you d rather study the human genome or build a robot than memorize this year s summer TV reruns, then you might try one of…

Best courses to study at University
Universities / April 11, 2018

Best courses to study at University

Masterstudies helps universities and students find each other online! On our pages you can easily choose between more than 30, study programs offered by leading universities and business schools in more than 70 countries. Compare programs, find scholarships and save time by contacting universities directly! Start the search for your future education by first choosing…