

Science Astronomy Cosmology Science Astronomy Cosmology sites Cosmology.Astronomy.sciencenter.work 

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Cambridge Cosmology  Public Homepage Webpages created by the Cambridge University cosmology group for a general audience , with information about black holes , the big bang models , cosmic strings , galaxies and galaxy clusters , and inflation. www.damtp.cam.ac.uk/user/gr/public/cos_home.html 

Cosmological Models Lecture notes for graduatelevel lectures originally given at the 1998 Cargese summer school , by George Ellis and Henk van Elst. The notes give a systematic presentation of a 1+3 covariant approach to studying the geometry , dynamics , and observational p arxiv.org/abs/grqc/9812046 

Cosmology Overview of cosmology , suitable for a general audience , from Patricia Schwarz's Official String Theory Website. Includes information on big bang models , inflation , and , naturally , on the connection between cosmology and string theory. www.superstringtheory.com/cosmo/index.html 

Cosmology Entry in Eric Weisstein's World of Physics. Contains many links to related entries , and a list of useful materials. scienceworld.wolfram.com/physics/Cosmology.html 

Cosmology Collection of articles about various aspects of cosmology , from the physics of the big bang phase to the shape of the universe. Part of the "Spotlights on Relativity" series on Einstein Online; written for a general audience. www.einsteinonline.info/en/spotlights/cosmology/index.html 

Cosmology: A Research Briefing Online book from the National Academy of Sciences , published in 1995 by the National Research Council's Board on Cosmology as a reassessment of the cosmological research earlier examined by the Physics Survey Committee. Includes chapters on the cosmic www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=9293 

Faith and Reason: Cosmology Companion site to the PBS miniseries "Faith & Reason". The cosmology section discusses the challenge to traditional Christian views posed by the scientific understanding of cosmological evolution , and ways in which they might be reconciled. www.pbs.org/faithandreason/intro/cosmoframe.html 

Introduction to Cosmology Lecture notes by David H. Lyth (Lancaster University) , with a special emphasis on large scale structure , the anisotropies of the cosmic microwave radiation , and inflation. Presupposes basic knowledge of physics at an undergraduate level , as well as some arxiv.org/abs/astroph/9312022 

Introduction to Cosmology Condensed lecture notes at graduatestudent level on standard cosmology , the physics of the early universe , and inflation. Based on lectures given by G. Lazarides (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) at the 1998 Corfu Summer Institute on Elementary Pa arxiv.org/abs/hepph/9904502 

LEVEL 5  A Knowledgebase for Extragalactic Astronomy and Cosmology Extensive collection of articles , monographs , data bases , tools and essays related to extragalactic astronomy and cosmology. Maintained by Barry F. Madore (Caltech and Carnegie Observatory). nedwww.ipac.caltech.edu/level5/index.html 

Ned Wright's Cosmology Tutorial Site maintained by a UCLA astronomy professor , which features an introduction to cosmology (which uses no more than highschool level mathematics) , links to resources , a section on "fads and fallacies" , and comments on latest developments. www.astro.ucla.edu/~wright/cosmolog.htm 

Runaway Universe Companion website for a PBS NOVA program originally broadcast in 2000 , which examines the size , future and fate of the universe. Contains background material on mapping the universe , supernovae as standard candles , and a virtual tour of the universe. www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/universe/ 

Science and Reason: The Big Bang A fairly complete overview of current cosmological models , from the cosmological principle to cosmic expansion and the physics of the early universe. Uses very simple formulas. www.scienceandreason.net/oq/oqco008.htm 

Stephen Hawking's Universe Companion website to the PBSThirteen/WNET sixpart series of the same name. Includes information about many facets of cosmology and the researchers involved , as well as a Teacher's Guide. www.pbs.org/wnet/hawking/html/home.html 

The Big Bang (One More Time) Article from Christian Science Monitor about Paul Steinhardt and his work on the "Ekpyrotic Universe" , a speculative model which uses concepts of string theory to arrive at a periodically repeating series of big bangs. csmonitor.com/2002/0509/p11s01stss.html 
