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Interesting Stuff - Geo-Astronomy Lectures from UMich

  1. Feb 10, 2005 #1

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    Don't know how long these will be active, but they are interesting:

    Lecture 16 - Down To Earth III: Earth Structure
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture16/

    Lecture 17 - Earth and Its Nearest Cosmic Neighbor, The Moon
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture17/

    Lecture 19 - The Earth and the Moon II: Histories
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture19/

    Lecture 20 - Thermodynamics and Chemical Equilibrium
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture20/

    Formation of the Solar Nebula from an Interstellar Cloud
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture22/

    A Cosmochemical Classification of the Elements
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture23/

    Early Speculations
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture24/

    Lecture 25 - Mercury: A Moon-like Planet?
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture25/

    Like the Earth, But Not on the Surface
    http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture26/

    Cowley's website - http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley
     
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  3. Feb 10, 2005 #2
    I just checked lecture 26 Venus, http://www.astro.lsa.umich.edu/users/cowley/lecture26/
    which is my pet planet. But I think the current scholar view is somewhat different from the lesson, especially pertaining the water and the Urey reactions.

    I'm not impressed, I'm afraid.
     
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