Description
MODERN COSMOLOGY
In 1917 Einstein asked his new general theory of relativity how the universe might look on the largest scale. So was born the modern tradition in cosmology--rich in wild speculation, technical physics and controversy. We shall review its history and philosophy.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad LG/SNC Basis
Units
3
Component
Seminar - Required
Offering
Course
HPS 2580
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History & Philosophy of Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring