FROM EINSTEIN TO STAR TREK
2014 Spring Term
This introductory survey course will focus on areas of modern physics that are frequently discussed but often misunderstood. The theories of Einstein and other physicists will be used to examine science fiction devices such as time machines, warp drives, and mass transporters. Integrated throughout wil be a discussion of what are science, science fiction, and pseudo-science. Not applicable toward any physics major or minor. Three hours of lecture a week.
Other Requirements: COREQ: MATH 140 OR MATH 141 OR WAIVER
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|Section Details||Meeting Details & Topic||Instructor||Syllabus|
3 Units [GM]
|01/21 - 05/20 (1)||MW 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM||