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Social and Natural Sciences

Social and Natural Sciences courses: Meeting of the Minds, Culture Experience classes.

Astronomy in the Suburbs - An Introduction to Star Gazing

Learn a basic understanding of the night sky and how to enjoy it from your own neighborhood. Your instructor will guide you through the constellations and how to use a sky chart to locate the major stars, locate the major planets and observe the phases of the moon. In this course, you learn basic astronomy concepts to further your enjoyment of the night sky. Textbook is not required; however a list of recommend books is available by request.