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Greatest Unsolved Mysteries of the Universe (edX)

Exploring the biggest mysteries of modern astrophysics. Despite spectacular recent progress, there is still a lot we don't know about our universe. We don't know why the Big Bang happened. We don't know what most of the universe is made of. We don't know whether there is life in [...]
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Astrophysics: Cosmology (edX)

Exploring the origin, fate and nature of our universe. This course covers cosmology – the study of our entire universe. Where did the universe come from? How will it end? What is the nature of space and time? For the first time in human history, we can give [...]
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Introduction to Astrophysics (edX)

Learn about the physical phenomena at play in astronomical objects and link theoretical predictions to observations. How can we study the Universe we live in using the only available information it provides us with: light ?
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Astrophysics: Exploring Exoplanets (edX)

Explore the mysteries of exoplanets - planets around other stars – in this introductory astrophysics course. The discovery of exoplanets is one of the greatest revolutions in modern astrophysics. Twenty years ago, we had no idea whether any of the countless stars out there beyond our solar system had [...]
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Peser l'Univers (FUN)

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Peser l'Univers (FUN)
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Comment peser l'Univers ? Plus exactement, comment mesurer cette grandeur fondamentale qu'est la masse pour tout objet céleste ? Ce cours a pour objectif de vous initier aux différentes méthodes utilisées par les astrophysiciens pour mesurer la masse. Ces méthodes seront illustrées pour le Système solaire et jusqu'aux galaxies [...]
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Introduction à l'astrophysique (edX)

Ce cours décrit les principaux concepts physiques utilisés en astrophysique. Il est proposé à l'EPFL aux étudiants de 2eme année de Bachelor en physique. Comment étudier l'Univers dans lequel nous vivons en utilisant la seule information qu'il nous envoie: la lumière ?
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(Astro)Physique I : Électromagnétisme (FUN)

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(Astro)Physique I : Électromagnétisme (FUN)
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Ce cours d'électromagnétisme est le premier d'une série de cours de physique qui vous donnera les bases nécessaires pour aborder l'astrophysique.
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Astrophysics: The Violent Universe (edX)

Explore the deadliest places in the universe, from black holes to supernovae. Interested in exploring the deadliest and most mysterious parts of our universe? Or, investigating black holes, which warp the very fabric of space-time around them? We will look at what we know about these objects, and also [...]
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Relativity and Astrophysics (edX)

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Relativity and Astrophysics (edX)
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Explore the powerful and intriguing connections between astronomy and Einstein’s theory of relativity.
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