Virtual Idea Lab

Astronomy Class, Week 3: Anthropic Principle; Origins & Genesis

View Planet Earth: Lucky Accident? slides.

Read "What is it about Earth that makes it Just Right for Life?" on How Stuff Works.

Watch "Genesis through Ancient Eyes" with John Walton on YouTube.

Watch Dr. Wickman's lecture on "A Spectrum of Views on Origins" on YouTube.

Check out these 25 Crazy Facts about Planet Earth on YouTube.

Post about what you've learned this week in the Astronomy Week 3 Forum on Sakai (no later than next Monday).

Take Week 3 Quiz on Sakai.