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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (1 of 23) The Motions of Earth

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will introduce the 6 motions of the Earth: rotation, orbits, precession, barycenter, ...

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  • Basics of Astronomy: The Celestial Sphere

    A series of videos explaing basics of Astronomy from the Big Ban and creation of the Univers, Time and Space down to Solar System.

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  • Understanding The Universe

    Join astronomers and astrophysicists as they probe light years beyond the Milky Way, in Understanding The Universe, part of Discovery's popular television ...

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  • Introduction to Astronomy

    This HD dramatic video choreographed to powerful music introduces the viewer/student to the wonders of Astronomy. It is designed as a "trailer" to be shown in ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (10 of 23) The Constellations

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will discuss the constellations.

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (3 of 23) Why Do We Have Seasons?

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain how the Earth's tilt affect the seasons.

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  • Stargazing Basics 2: Understanding star magnitude in astronomy

    Want to know more about the basics of astronomy? Learn about magnitudes (brightness differences of objects) in the night sky for beginning astronomy. Video ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (6 of 23) Motion of Stars, Earth, Sun, Moon

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will discuss the motions that hinder our abilities to find objects in the celestial ...

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  • What is a Solar Eclipse? Understanding Solar Eclipse: Astronomy and Space for Kids - FreeSchool

    A solar eclipse is one of the most dramatic astronomical events it is possible to witness. They are caused by the shadow of the moon falling on the Earth when ...

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  • Understanding Lunar Eclipse: Astronomy and Space for Children - FreeSchool

    Lunar eclipses are a fascinating astronomical phenomenon. Occurring about twice a year, lunar eclipses are visible from a much larger area of the Earth than ...

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  • Astronomy and the Limits of Human Understanding - Professor Carolin Crawford

    Three Emeritus Gresham Professors try and answer the question of what they think the next arena of discovery in Astronomy might be. Each of these professors ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (8 of 23) Understanding Celestial Coordinates

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain the coordinates of the celestial sphere.

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (4 of 23) What Are Solstice and Equinox?

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will discuss how the sunlight striking the earth effects the solstice and equinox.

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  • 100 Years of Einstein's Relativity (And How it Underlies Our Modern Understanding of the Universe)

    May 6, 2015 Dr. Jeffrey Bennett (University of Colorado) 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of Einstein's completion of his General Theory of Relativity, the ...

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  • Introduction to the Solar System: Crash Course Astronomy #9

    In today's Crash Course Astronomy, Phil takes a look at the explosive history of our cosmic backyard. We explore how we went from a giant ball of gas to the ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (9 of 23) How to Find and Identify "Stars"

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain what is a right ascension.

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  • Moon Phases: Crash Course Astronomy #4

    In this episode of Crash Course Astronomy, Phil takes you through the cause and name of the Moon's phases. -- Why the Moon Has Phases 0:36.1 Spheres in ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (2 of 23) What is the Ecliptic Plane?

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain what is the ecliptic plane.

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  • Understanding calendar notation | Cosmology & Astronomy | Khan Academy

    Difference between BC, BCE, AD and CE. A little bit about the birth of Jesus as well. Created by Sal Khan. Watch the next lesson: ...

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  • National Geographic | Unexplained Mysteries of the Universe - Documentary HD 1080p

    A few of the astronomical mysteries that bother scientists and the progress toward understanding them are described.

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  • Introductory Astronomy: Positions on the Celestial Sphere

    Introductory Astronomy lecture on the celestial sphere and how to start thinking of horizon diagrams. Refers to tutorial 1 ("Position") from "Lecture Tutorials for ...

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  • The Milky Way: Crash Course Astronomy #37

    Today we're talking about our galactic neighborhood: The Milky Way. It's a disk galaxy, a collection of dust, gas, and hundreds of billions of stars, with the Sun ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (19 of 23) Tropical Year vs Sidereal Year

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain the difference between a tropical year vs a sidereal year.

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  • Light: Crash Course Astronomy #24

    In order to understand how we study the universe, we need to talk a little bit about light. Light is a form of energy. Its wavelength tells us its energy and color.

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  • Distances: Crash Course Astronomy #25

    How do astronomers make sense out of the vastness of space? How do they study things so far away? Today Phil talks about distances, going back to early ...

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  • Tides: Crash Course Astronomy #8

    Today Phil explores the world of tides! What is the relationship between tides and gravity? How do planets and their moons become tidally locked? What would ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (11 of 23) How to Find the Zodiacs

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will discuss the zodiacs and where to find them in the night sky.

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  • Blender & Astronomy (1-4): Understanding Blender Voxel Data

    Welcome to the first tutorial o the series where we will understand how to the Blender software Voxel Data for visualization of astronomy datacubes. You can ...

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  • Understanding Radio Telescopes: Dr John Morgan

    http://astronomy.curtin.edu.au/ Curtin University "Super Fellow" John Morgan explains what how radio telescopes are an essential tool for looking into the ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (22 of 23) What Are The Milankovitch Cycles?

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain how and why the Earth's temperature changes along with the ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (5 of 23) Understanding the Celestial Sphere

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain what is the celestial sphere (a sort of GPS of the universe).

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  • Stargazing Basics 1: Learn how get oriented in the night sky for stargazing

    Want to know more about the basics of astronomy? Learn how to orient yourself in the night sky for beginning astronomy, starting with the cardinal directions, ...

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  • The Sun: Crash Course Astronomy #10

    Phil takes us for a closer (eye safe!) look at the two-octillion ton star that rules our solar system. We look at the sun's core, plasma, magnetic fields, sunspots, ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (7 of 23) Understanding Earth's Longitude & Latitude

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain the Earth's longitude and latitude.

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (20 of 23) The Sun and Earth's Temperature

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain how and why the distance between Earth and Sun changes and how ...

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  • Black Holes: Crash Course Astronomy #33

    We've covered a lot of incredible stuff, but this week we're talking about the weirdest objects in space: BLACK HOLES. Stellar mass black holes form when a ...

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  • Simple Explanation of the Big Bang Theory in Astronomy : Space & Astronomy

    Subscribe Now: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ehoweducation Watch More: http://www.youtube.com/ehoweducation The Big Bang ...

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  • The Milky Way for Children, Galaxies and Space: Astronomy for Kids - FreeSchool

    The Milky Way is our home galaxy. It can be seen in the sky if the night is dark enough, a cloudy white stripe of stars too far to be seen individually with the naked ...

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  • Neutron Stars: Crash Course Astronomy #32

    In the aftermath of a 8 – 20 solar mass star's demise we find a weird little object known as a neutron star. Neutrons stars are incredibly dense, spin rapidly, and ...

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  • Linking Visualization & Understanding in Astronomy

    Title: "Linking Visualization & Understanding in Astronomy " Speaker: Alyssa Goodman (Harvard University) Date/Time: 1230pm, Monday, 10 February 2014.

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  • Understanding the Beautiful Complexity of Our Universe

    "As long as our brain is a mystery, the universe, the reflection of the structure of the brain will also be a mystery."→ Santiago Ramón y Cajal "There are no extra ...

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  • Black Holes & Wormholes - New Documentary

    Black Holes & Wormholes - New Documentary Black holes are a phenomenon predicted by Albert Einstein's General Theory of Relativity, which was published ...

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  • Life in The Universe Documentary | HD 1080p

    Like me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DocumentaryKing/ Follow me on twitter: https://twitter.com/DocumentaryKin1 This documentary was made, ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (18 of 23) Solar Day vs Sideral Day

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explain the difference between a solar day vs a sidereal day.

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  • The Gravity of the Situation: Crash Course Astronomy #7

    In today's episode, Phil looks at how gravity plays out across the universe. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace: ...

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  • The Planet Earth: Astronomy and Space for Kids - FreeSchool

    Our home plane Earth is the third planet from the sun. We have one moon, liquid water, and life! Earth is the only planet we know suitable for life, so let's take ...

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  • Understanding Dr Steiner's Agriculture Course part 2

    The astronomical basis of Biodynamics.

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  • Harvey-Smith, finalist 2016 Eureka Prize for Promoting Understanding of Australian Science Research

    2016 Department of Industry, Innovation and Science Eureka Prize for Promoting Understanding of Australian Science Research ...

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  • Astronomy - Ch. 2: Understanding the Night Sky (15 of 23) Why Does the North Star Change?

    Visit http://ilectureonline.com for more math and science lectures! In this video I will explains processional motion and why the North Star changes.

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