Antarctica’s Window on the Universe
Lecture no. 15 from the course: National Geographic Polar Explorations
Taught by Professor Michael E. Wysession and 4 others | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses
Above Antarctica is a cap of stars and constellations hidden from view in the Northern Hemisphere and containing some of the most beautiful sights in the night sky. Survey the region’s astronomical highlights and learn why, at the South Pole itself, astronomers and other scientists enjoy research conditions unrivaled anywhere else on Earth.