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This website is intended for students who are using the textbook, "Foundations of Modern Cosmology". In this website every chapter in the book has a summary and a brief overview of the important concepts. Topics in the book include: Newton's contribution to cosmology, the evolution of stars, relativity, black holes, the expansion of the universe, the early universe, the CMB, dark matter, and inflation. There is also a list of students' questions, with answers, about ideas and concepts they found challenging.

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    • Grade 1
    • Grade 6
    • Grade 8
    • Grade 9

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    oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061003060944723T,Informal Education,Higher Education,NSDL,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Cosmology,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Space Science,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Astronomy

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    English

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