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Aprox. 12 horas para completar

Sugerido: 2 hours of viewing lectures/week and 2 hours of reading books and articles/week ...

Inglés (English)

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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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Welcome to Journey of the Universe: The Unfolding Life

Learn what this course is about, who's teaching it, and other ways you can explore this topic. Meet and greet your peers as well!

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1 video (Total 11 minutos), 5 readings
5 lecturas
Course Description5m
Pre-Course Survey10m
Meet Your Instructional Team5m
Recommended Texts5m
Web Resources5m
4 horas para completar

Introduction - Beginning of the Universe

In module two, we explore how humans are part of the larger universe story.

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5 videos (Total 90 minutos), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Journey of the Universe (full film)56m
The new cosmology — sketched out via Einstein — as a fundamental Copernican-type turning point4m
5 lecturas
Journey of the Universe Book: Chapter 1: Beginning of the Universe30m
"The New Story," by Thomas Berry30m
Scientific Summary, by Matthew Riley and Brian Thomas Swimme: Beginning of the Universe5m
Familiarize yourself with the Journey website30m
“Space Ripples Reveal Big Bang’s Smoking Gun”, by Dennis Overbye15m
2 ejercicios de práctica
Living Within a Universe Story20m
Introduction - Beginning of the Universe20m
Semana
2
3 horas para completar

The Formation of Galaxies and Stars

This module explores many of the world's greatest stories and how they begin with a journey, a quest to answer life's most intimate questions like where do we come from and why are we here?

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5 videos (Total 20 minutos), 6 readings, 3 quizzes
5 videos
Journey of the Universe Film: Scene 3b: The Emanating Brilliance of Stars.3m
The Omnicentric Nature of Cosmic Expansion6m
6 lecturas
Journey of the Universe Book: Chapter 2: Galaxies Forming30m
American Museum of Natural History, NYC - Cosmology20m
Scientific Summary, by Matthew Riley and Brian Thomas Swimme: The Formation of Galaxies5m
Journey of the Universe Book: Chapter 3: The Emanating Brilliance of Stars30m
Short film, “Powers of Ten,” by Eames Office9m
Scientific Summary, by Matthew Riley and Brian Thomas Swimme: The Emanating Brialliance of Stars5m
3 ejercicios de práctica
Galaxies Forming10m
The Emanating Brilliance of Stars10m
The Formation of Galaxies and Stars20m
Semana
3
3 horas para completar

Our Solar System and Life’s Emergence

Here we look at several major milestones in scientific discovery that expanded our knowledge of the solar system

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3 videos (Total 15 minutos), 5 readings, 3 quizzes
5 lecturas
Journey of the Universe Book: Chapter 4: Birth of the Solar System30m
Scientific Summary, by Matthew Riley and Brian Thomas Swimme: Our Solar System5m
Scales of the Universe, American Museum of Natural History, NYC20m
Journey of the Universe Book: Chapter 5: Life’s Emergence30m
Scientific Summary, by Matthew Riley and Brian Thomas Swimme: Life’s Emergence5m
3 ejercicios de práctica
Our Solar System10m
Life's Emergence10m
Our Solar System and Life’s Emergence20m
Semana
4
3 horas para completar

Living and Dying and the Passion of Animals

Now we invite you to think about the coevolution of the human with other species within this broad time scale. Completing this module may change the way that you understand what it means to be human!

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3 videos (Total 17 minutos), 6 readings, 3 quizzes
6 lecturas
Journey of the Universe Book: Chapter 6: Living and Dying30m
Field Museum, Chicago, Illinois – Evolving Planet10m
Scientific Summary, by Matthew Riley and Brian Thomas Swimme: Living and Dying5m
Journey of the Universe Book: Chapter 7: The Passion of Animals30m
Hall of Biodiversity, American Museum of Natural History, NYC10m
Scientific Summary, by Matthew Riley and Brian Thomas Swimme: the Passion of Animals5m
3 ejercicios de práctica
Learning, Living, and Dying10m
The Passion of Animals8m
Living and Dying and the Passion of Animals20m
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Principales revisiones sobre Journey of the Universe: The Unfolding of Life

por DHOct 21st 2018

I love everything about this. Plan to go back sometime later and explore more of the websites and links that are referenced. I especially enjoy material from the American Museum of Natural History.

por CSJan 15th 2017

This course is a must. There is just no other course that can nurture your spiritual yearnings within the framework of science. Take it. It's a wonderful course.

Instructores

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John Grim

Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Scholar
Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
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Mary Evelyn Tucker

Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Scholar
Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies

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For more than 300 years, Yale University has inspired the minds that inspire the world. Based in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale brings people and ideas together for positive impact around the globe. A research university that focuses on students and encourages learning as an essential way of life, Yale is a place for connection, creativity, and innovation among cultures and across disciplines. ...

Acerca del programa especializado Journey of the Universe: A Story for Our Times

Use the links below to audit the courses at no cost: Course 1: Journey of the Universe: The Unfolding of Life Course 2: Journey of the Universe: Weaving Knowledge and Action Course 3: The Worldview of Thomas Berry: The Flourishing of the Earth Community Journey of the Universe: A Story for Our Times is a course series created by senior research scholars at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim. The courses weave the discoveries of the evolutionary sciences together with the humanities such as history, philosophy, art, and religion. The courses in this Specialization draw on the Emmy-award winning film, Journey of the Universe, the book from Yale University Press, and a series of 20 interviews with scientists and environmentalists, titled Journey Conversations. Each week there will be a brief commentary by Brian Thomas Swimme, co-author of the Journey book. As part of the Specialization, we investigate the life of Thomas Berry, a historian of world religions known for articulating a “new story” of the universe that explores the implications of the evolutionary sciences and cultural traditions for creating a flourishing future....
Journey of the Universe: A Story for Our Times

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