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Mars, the Moon, and Earth: So Similar, Yet So Different

E&ES 120
Spring 2012
Section: 01  
Course Cluster: Planetary Science

This course will focus on the similarities and differences in the geological, atmospheric, and biological evolution of the moon, Mars, and Earth. There will be a focus on the history and present state of water on these three planetary bodies. We will integrate recent spacecraft results and other new scientific data into lectures and readings. The course will be lecture-style, with assigned readings, presentations, problem sets, and exams.

Essential Capabilities: None
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM E&ES
Course Format: LectureGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (SISP)
Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%

Last Updated on APR-19-2014
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