

Science Astronomy Cosmology Science astronomy cosmology sites Cosmology.Astronomy.sciencenter.work 

Science Astronomy Cosmology Science astronomy cosmology sites Cosmology.Astronomy.sciencesites.work 

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 
