Course description

This course discusses what we understand of the universe guided by those who have shaped our understanding. Each week we use as a springboard one or more key papers by Einstein Penrose Hawking Guth and others and discuss the main ideas in them. All the background information needed to understand these ideas is provided in detail.


  • Senior Professor of Mathematics and Physics, Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus

Associated Schools

  • Harvard Division of Continuing Education

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