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The Ice Giants: Uranus & Neptune

Twin Planets at the Edge of the Solar System
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Created by Tony Ceraso

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Platform: Udemy
Price: $11.99
Video: 1h 6m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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Description

The Ice Giants – Uranus and Neptune
There are giant planets of ice in the outer reaches of the solar system. Meet the planets our ancestors’ new nothing about – those you can’t spot in the sky without a telescope. Uranus and Neptune redefine violent weather, beauty and mystery.
This Course Includes Great Bonus Lesson: What on Earth is Astronomy?
The Ice Giants: Uranus and Neptune
1. Objective
2. Warm-up activity
3. The planets Uranus and Neptune
4. Planet compositions of rock and ice
5. The outer Solar System
6. Uranus and Neptune’s discovery
7. Planetary naming conventions
8. The concept of magnitude
9. Mass and its effect on weight
10. Planetary size and scale
11. Planetary rotational periods and orbits
12. Planet sizes
13. Planetary weather phenomena, including cloud patterns, temperatures and wind speeds
14. Uranus and Neptune’s geological activity, such as geysers
15. Distances within the solar system, especially as compared to the Earth and the Sun
16. Planet hunting and discovery methods as related to observational and mathematical calculations
17. Planet definitions
18. Scientist William Herschel
19. Telescopes
20. Naked-eye astronomy
21. Night and day cycles
22. Moons and their geological activity
23. Infrared light and photography in exploring objects at a distance
24. Planetary rings and their composition
25. Planetary phases
26. Test questions
27. Cross-curricular activities

My name is Tony Ceraso and I will be your instructor. I sometimes run the planetarium and have written curriculum for the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC. I have also written curriculum for NASA’s school visitation program and teach on the college level in NJ.
My goal is for you to thoroughly enjoy this lesson. I love astronomy and I want nothing more out of our time together than for you to have a greater appreciation for the universe through the understanding of this material. Besides the lesson I’m going to preview for you now, the course includes warm up activities, test questions, and cross-curricular activities for you to download as a supplement.

Requirements

• None

You will learn

✓ There are giant planets of ice in the outer reaches of the solar system. Meet the planets our ancestors’ new nothing about – those you can’t spot in the sky without a telescope. Uranus and Neptune redefine violent weather, beauty and mystery.
✓ Objective and Warm-up Activity
✓ The Planets Uranus and Neptune and their place in the solar system
✓ Planet compositions of rock and ice
✓ the outer solar system
✓ Uranus and Neptune’s discovery
✓ Planetary naming and conventions
✓ The concept of magnitude
✓ Mass and its correlation to weight and size
✓ Plandetary Size and Scale
✓ Planetary rotational periods and orbits
✓ Planet Sizes
✓ Planetary weather phenomena, including cloud patters, temperatures and wind speeds
✓ Uranus and Neptune’s geological activity
✓ Geysers
✓ Distance within the solar system, especially as compared to the Earth and the Sun
✓ Planet hunting and discovery methods as related to observational and mathematical calculations
✓ The definition of a planet
✓ Scientist and planetary discoverer William Herschel
✓ Telescopes
✓ Naked-eye astronomy
✓ Night and day cycles
✓ Moons and their geological activity
✓ Infrared light and photography in exploring objects at a distance
✓ Planetary rings and their composition
✓ Planetary phases
✓ Test Questions and Cross Curricular Activities

This course is for

• Anyone who wants to know more about Astronomy

How much does the The Ice Giants: Uranus & Neptune course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $11.99. And currently there is a 40% discount on the original price of the course, which was $19.99. So you save $8 if you enroll the course now.

Does the The Ice Giants: Uranus & Neptune course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, The Ice Giants: Uranus & Neptune has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the The Ice Giants: Uranus & Neptune course, but there is a $8 discount from the original price ($19.99). So the current price is just $11.99.

Who is the instructor? Is Tony Ceraso a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Tony Ceraso has created 25 courses that got 78 reviews which are generally positive. Tony Ceraso has taught 1,120 students and received a 4.2 average review out of 78 reviews. Depending on the information available, Tony Ceraso is a TRUSTED instructor.

More info about the instructor, Tony Ceraso

Astronomy
Tony is the creator of the popular Home School Astronomy curriculum. He has a Master’s Degree in Education and has written astronomy curriculum for NASA and the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC where he helps run the planetarium.
He teaches at Camden County College and has presented astronomy material in hundreds of venues across the United States.

9.7

CourseMarks Score®

9.9

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Feedback

9.0

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $11.99
Video: 1h 6m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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