Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of... your education! Have you found yourself looking out the window at night, staring up into the deep abyss of Space? The limitless nothingness outside of our atmosphere is deeply unknown to even the world's most promising astrophysicists, but, if you wish to develop a foundation of astronomy and astrophysics, all might not be lost.
Beyond the Five is an organization that offers free, online, self-paced courses in AP, college level, and miscellaneous (special-interest) courses. You read that correctly: these courses are completely free, no hidden costs whatsoever. If you are an aspiring astronaut, there are three courses that might interest you.
Fundamentals of Astronomy and Astrophysics is a course meant to introduce students to the study of astronomy and astrophysics, giving contemporary examples of research, studies, and the primary concepts involved within describing our universe.
Computational Astrophysics is a course dedicated to mathematically minded pupils who wish to describe the interactions between the Universe and celestial bodies.
Exoplanets and Extraterrestrial Life delves into frequently-asked questions surrounding life beyond Earth. Some of these questions include: do beings exist beyond Earth? Are there other inhabitable planets? What characteristics are needed for a planet to be habitable? This course strives to provide answers for these questions and more. Additionally, students will be able to perform their own original research regarding a subject within the realm of Exoplanets and the existence of Extraterrestrial life.
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