Jason Shilling Kendall: Citizen Astronomer

William Paterson University
Amateur Astronomers Association of New York

William Paterson University

Jason Kendall is adjunct instructor of Astronomy at William Paterson University.


Jason is teaching one section of General Astronomy in the Fall of 2019:

Online Introductory Astronomy Class

CRN: 44146, PHYS 1700-81, Online lectures and laboratory activities.

Modules: Home | Labs | Books | All Videos | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14


Module 8: Black Holes and Gravitational Waves

Videos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4

Supplement the videos with reading from "OpenStax Astronomy"


Astronomy Lesson 08_03: Gravitational Waves Discovered

Without exception, Gravitational Wave discoveries are one of the most important developments in all of science. Predicted by Einstein in 1911, they were finally observed in 2016.

Video List

08_01: Black Holes.
08_02: Gamma Ray Bursts
08_03: Gravitational Waves Discovered
08_04: Gravitational Waves' First Light

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