Mars, the Moon, and Earth: So Similar, Yet So Different|
|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.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (SISP)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: (If discrepancies exist between major readings in Wesmaps and the results generated by the Text Book Information link, defer to the readings posted in Broad Street Books.)|
Text Book Information
|Examination and Assignments: |
Three exams, problem sets, class presentations, readings.
|Instructor(s): Greenwood,James P. Times: .M.W... 11:00AM-12:20PM; Location: SCIE317; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 19||SR major: 0||JR major: 0|| || |
|Seats Available: 2||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 0||FR: 19|
|Web Resources: Moodle|