Courses: Life in the Universe (PHYSB142001)

Spring 2014

Class Number: 1345
This course will investigate the biological, chemical, and astrophysical factors believed to be necessary for extraterrestrial life to exist, and perhaps to communicate with us. It also will explore possible homes to such life in both our solar system and the greater Milky Way galaxy. Lecture three hours, laboratory two hours. Also see PHYS B172 for the lecture only course.
Div: IIL and Q; Approach: Quantitative Methods (QM), Quantitative Readiness Required (QR), Scientific Investigation (SI);
Enrollment Limit: Combined limit of 50 (B142/B172)

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1345 Div: IIL and Q; QM;QR;SI;


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Meeting Times

MWF 12:00pm-1:00pm