There are no prerequisites for taking this course, in particular, no knowledge of physics, astronomy, etc. is expected from the students.

This is expected from the students:

  1. Being interested in the development of science,
  2. being curious and willing to explore new ideas,
  3. being willing to do the assigned readings, and
  4. being prepared to participate in the class discussions.

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