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AST 101    Fall 1997

Celestial Clockworks

Prerequisites: none

Relationship between ancient skylore and timekeeping. Establishment of a calendar and celestial navigation. Development of the Greek horoscope as a time recorder and coordinate system.


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Instructor:
Professor Eugene Capriotti
311 Physics & Astronomy
(517) 432-3612
capriotti@pa.msu.edu


Location: Tuesday, 7:00 pm - 8:00 PM, Abrams Planetarium

Syllabus: page 1, page 2


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Updated: Thursday, 1997-08-28 23:01:00 EDT