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*[http://video.pbs.org/video/2163057527 Watch part of Fabric of the Cosmos on PBS and NOVA on line]
 
*[http://video.pbs.org/video/2163057527 Watch part of Fabric of the Cosmos on PBS and NOVA on line]
 
*[http://www.npr.org/2011/11/14/142248148/exploring-supernovas-leads-to-physics-nobel-prize Interview with Nobel Laureate Saul Perlmutter discussing supernovae ]
 
*[http://www.npr.org/2011/11/14/142248148/exploring-supernovas-leads-to-physics-nobel-prize Interview with Nobel Laureate Saul Perlmutter discussing supernovae ]
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*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ImvlS8PLIo Recommended Lecture: Lawrence M. Krauss - A Universe from Nothing]
  
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'''Week 15 -- April 16 - April 22'''
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*[http://www.amazon.com/Universe-Nothing-There-Something-Rather/dp/145162445X The Universe from Nothing] a new book by Lawrence Krauss (see video link above)
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*[http://www.amazon.com/A-Short-History-Nearly-Everything/dp/0767908171 A Short History of Nearly Everything] by Bill Bryson is good reading for a broader understanding
  
  
  
 
Students enrolled in distance education sections should use [http://prancer.physics.louisville.edu/moodle this site].
 
Students enrolled in distance education sections should use [http://prancer.physics.louisville.edu/moodle this site].

Revision as of 17:54, 10 April 2012

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Week 1 -- January 9-15


Week 2 -- January 16 - 22


Week 3 -- January 23 - 29


Week 4 -- January 30 - Februrary 5


Week 5 -- Februrary 6 - 12


Week 6 -- Februrary 13 - 19


Week 7 -- Februrary 20 - 26


Week 8 -- Februrary 27 - March 4


Week 9 -- March 5 - March 11


Week 10 -- March 12 - March 18

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Week 11 -- March 19 - March 25


Week 12 -- March 26 - April 1


Week 13 -- April 2 - April 8


Week 14 -- April 9 - April 15


Week 15 -- April 16 - April 22


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