Astronomical studies About the earth
About Space / July 22, 2017

Astronomical studies About the earth

The expected changes over the past 500 million years in the principal astronomical frequencies influencing the Earth s climate may be strong enough to be detectable in the geological records, and such effects have been inferred in several cases. Calculations suggest that the shortening of the Earth-moon distance and of the length of the day back in time induced a…

How to study Space Science?
Study Space / July 19, 2017

How to study Space Science?

To register for 24 hour access to the HSC Library, HSC students must complete the registration form available here or at the HSC Library Information Desk on the first floor. Registration forms must be handed in at the HSC Library Information Desk during regular hours. Please bring your Gator 1 card with you when you hand in your registration form. Once 24 hour access…

Achievements and problems in space exploration
Space Exploration / July 16, 2017

Achievements and problems in space exploration

When the satellite Sputnik orbited pulled ahead in the space race. The Cold War was on, and the United States scrambled to respond in kind. It had already developed a satellite under another national program, but it became clear that a dedicated space agency was in order. President Eisenhower and Senator Lyndon B. Johnson led the drive. It took one year from Sputnik…

MS Astrophysics
Astrophysics / July 13, 2017

MS Astrophysics

There has never been a more exciting time to study the universe beyond the confines of the Earth. A new generation of advanced ground-based and space-borne telescopes and enormous increases in computing power are enabling a golden age of astrophysics. The MS program in astrophysical sciences and technology focuses on the underlying physics of phenomena beyond the…

College Rank list
Astrology Major Colleges / July 10, 2017

College Rank list

What does it mean to rank colleges for the College Match? Being able to rank colleges is what makes the National College Match so unique. By ranking colleges, you are considered for early admission by several colleges at once. You could be “matched”— or admitted early with a full four-year National College Match Scholarship — to the college that appears highest on…

Astrophysics Degrees
Astrophysics / July 7, 2017

Astrophysics Degrees

You will study compulsory physics courses and maths courses. Physics 1A presents the pillars of physics upon which subsequent material is based and will develop your problem solving and study skills. It is innovative in its use of technology and offers an interactive learning experience. Physics 1B introduces you to a wide range of physics topics, including waves…

Articles About Space exploration
About Space / July 4, 2017

Articles About Space exploration

The moon is our close cosmic neighbor, and humans have been exploring its surface ever since they first developed telescopes. The first lunar exploration vehicles of the 1950s were primitive pioneers. But aerospace technology developed so rapidly that only about a decade separated the first flyby forays and Neil Armstrong s history-making steps on the moon s surface…

Space exploration of the Moon
Space Exploration / July 1, 2017

Space exploration of the Moon

NASA is looking to explore the area of space near the moon for clues on how to travel to Mars and even farther into the solar system, the space agency announced Tuesday. A crucial part of that mission could be a new crew-tended spaceport circling the moon that could be used to test how the agency might send astronauts to other planets, NASA said. NASA is working…

Edinburgh University Physics
Universities / June 28, 2017

Edinburgh University Physics

You will study compulsory courses in physics and mathematics. Physics 1A presents the pillars of physics upon which subsequent material is based and will develop your problem solving and study skills. It is innovative in its use of technology and offers an interactive learning experience. Physics 1B introduces you to a wide range of physics topics, including waves…

What does astronomers?
Study Space / June 25, 2017

What does astronomers?

A lot of people have written us recently as part of a school project, asking what astronomers do. Unfortunately, we don t have the time to answer each question individually (there are a lot of you!) To try and help, we ve answered some of the common questions below. Q: What is a normal day for an astronomer? A:Most astronomers don t stay awake all night every night…

Best Colleges for Astronomy Majors
Astrology Major Colleges / June 22, 2017

Best Colleges for Astronomy Majors

Searching for extrasolar planets, observing galaxies to study how they form and evolve, modeling nuclear reactions in stellar explosions and collisions, contemplating the origin and fate of the Universe — Union College astronomy is all of this and more. There is no better place to pursue astronomy than Union College. Here, your physics and astronomy classes will be…

Space College
Astrology Major Colleges / June 19, 2017

Space College

Space College Foundation, Inc. (Space College) is intended to be an educational institution wherein students can be trained for careers in space exploration. The intent is to turbocharge the creation of the next generation of space explorers by expanding access to an overt course of studies focused on space exploration. Unlike other academic and training centers which…

Field Astronomy
Astronomy / June 16, 2017

Field Astronomy

The Chandra Deep Field South reveals thousands of black holes through their X-ray emission. The colors represent different energies of X-rays. X-ray: NASA/CXC/Penn State/B.Luo et al. The image above doesn’t look like much at a glance, does it? Look again. What you’re seeing are thousands of black holes. Thousands. That image is a part of the Chandra Deep Field South…

Best Schools for Astronomy
Schools For Astronomy / June 13, 2017

Best Schools for Astronomy

What s the best college to choose to get an astronomy job when you graduate? Although we detail a ranking of the best astronomy programs at colleges and universities in the US, your search shouldn t stop there. Make sure you give yourself a good chance of success with our tips on applications too. Astronomy is literally the study of the stars. The word has its roots…