Introduction to Astrophysics

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Introduction to Astrophysics

2018

Plunge into the exciting quest to investigate everything beyond Earth through the laws of physics. Introduction to Astrophysics takes you step by step through the calculations that show how planets, stars, and galaxies work....

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Joshua N. Winn

In This Series

Zooming Out to Distant Galaxies
Episode 1
Zooming Out to Distant Galaxies
Zooming In to Fundamental Particles
Episode 2
Zooming In to Fundamental Particles
Making Maps of the Cosmos
Episode 3
Making Maps of the Cosmos
The Physics Demonstration in the Sky
Episode 4
The Physics Demonstration in the Sky
Newton's Hardest Problem
Episode 5
Newton's Hardest Problem
Tidal Forces
Episode 6
Tidal Forces
Black Holes
Episode 7
Black Holes
Photons and Particles
Episode 8
Photons and Particles
Comparative Planetology
Episode 9
Comparative Planetology
Optical Telescopes
Episode 10
Optical Telescopes
Radio and X-Ray Telescopes
Episode 11
Radio and X-Ray Telescopes
The Message in a Spectrum
Episode 12
The Message in a Spectrum
The Properties of Stars
Episode 13
The Properties of Stars
Planets around Other Stars
Episode 14
Planets around Other Stars
Why Stars Shine
Episode 15
Why Stars Shine
Simple Stellar Models
Episode 16
Simple Stellar Models
White Dwarfs
Episode 17
White Dwarfs
When Stars Grow Old
Episode 18
When Stars Grow Old
Supernovas and Neutron Stars
Episode 19
Supernovas and Neutron Stars
Gravitational Waves
Episode 20
Gravitational Waves
The Milky Way and Other Galaxies
Episode 21
The Milky Way and Other Galaxies
Dark Matter
Episode 22
Dark Matter
The First Atoms and the First Nuclei
Episode 23
The First Atoms and the First Nuclei
The History of the Universe
Episode 24
The History of the Universe