Cycles in the Sky 
Cycles in the Sky
by Crash Course
Video Lecture 3 of 47
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Date Added: August 11, 2016

Lecture Description

This week we build on our naked eye observations from last week and take a look at the cyclical phenomena that we can see at work in the universe.

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Table of Contents:
Naked Eye Observations 0:28.4
Constellations 3:09.7
The Color of Stars 2:44.5
View of the Stars 7:25

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PHOTOS
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Right_ascension#mediaviewer/File:Stars_and_ra.png
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ecliptic_path.jpg
commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sagittarius_Hevelius.jpg
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scorpius#mediaviewer/File:Sidney_Hall_-_Urania%27s_Mirror_-_Scorpio.jpg
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Libra_(constellation)#mediaviewer/File:Sidney_Hall_-_Urania%27s_Mirror_-_Libra.jpg
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virgo_(constellation)#mediaviewer/File:Sidney_Hall_-_Urania%27s_Mirror_-_Virgo.jpg
commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Leo_Hevelius.jpg
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cancer_(constellation)#mediaviewer/File:Sidney_Hall_-_Urania%27s_Mirror_-_Cancer.jpg
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Globe#mediaviewer/File:GEO_Globe.jpg
sailornanny.weebly.com/uploads/1/0/5/0/10509307/4835516_orig.gif
www.slate.com/content/dam/slate/blogs/bad_astronomy/2013/04/28/earth_elliptical_orbit.jpg.CROP.original-original.jpg
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pole_star#mediaviewer/File:Precession_N.gif

Course Index

Course Description

In this Crash Course series, marvel at the wonders of astronomy with your host for this intergalactic adventure, the Bad Astronomer himself -- Phil Plait. In just 40 short lessons, you will learn the basics of the oldest science known to humanity.

Be sure to check out links to relevant Photos in the description for each video.

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