Science & Nature
The Sun: Introduction to Heliology (Flex)
From fusion to solar storms, learn about the incredible star at the center of our solar system in this four-week astronomy flex course!
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Completed by 5 learners
year old learners
US Grade Level
learners per class
Over 4 weeks
No live meetings
In this four-week flex course learners will explore the amazing star at the center of our solar system. We will learn about how stars work, what our own sun has in common with other stars, how we study it, and how the Sun influences the biosphere and our modern technology. We will investigate questions such as: What is a star? What is a solar storm? How does the Sun influence Earth? What is magnetism? How do we study the Sun? How does learning about the Sun help us understand other...
I have an MS in Space.
Learners will have a weekly project to complete and several short written homework questions.
No live meetings, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Arwen HubbardTeaching Space and Environmental Science
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688 completed classes
Hello! My name is Arwen and I am absolutely passionate about space science, the environment, and teaching! I offer courses about the solar system, planets, natural processes, soil, and the environment. My Master's is in Space Science, and I have...