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Observing the Moon and the Sun

Lecture no. 4 from the course: Our Night Sky

Observing the Moon and the Sun

Taught by Professor Edward M. Murphy | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course, The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses

Charting the motions and changes of the sun and moon may be humankind's oldest astronomical activity. Discover how both objects offer rich opportunities for study. Also learn the precautions to take when observing the sun, which is the only star that can be seen up close and in detail.

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September 2, 2017
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