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 Spring of 2019:

Online Introductory Astronomy Class

CRN: 13935, PHYS 1700-81, Online lectures and lab.

Modules: Home | Labs | 5 | 4 | 6 | 7 | 8, part 1 | 8, part 2 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 1 | 2 | 3


Module 2: The History of Gravity and of Astronomy

02_01: The Dawning of Astrophysics
02_02: Galileo, the Farther of Science
02_03: Galileo's Denouement
02_04: Newton's Laws as well as his Guidelines
02_05: Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Equation?
02_06: And Yet It Moves: Galileo Vindicated
02_07: Wave Motions Everywhere
02_08: The Emerging Ideas about Light
02_09: Newton's Corpuscles of Light: So Close, but So Far....
02_10: The End of Newton's Theory of Light

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