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Matthew Francis

Matthew Francis

Matthew R. Francis is Director of CosmoAcademy and is a veteran teacher of astronomy and physics. He is also a science writer, public speaker, and frequent wearer of jaunty hats. He blogs at Galileo’s Pendulum.

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Do you want to learn more about the Universe?

Posted 2014/01/15 12:08 CST | 0 comment

CosmoAcademy — a project from the CosmoQuest educational and citizen-science group — is offering three new online classes: Introduction to Dark Matter, Introduction to Astronomy via Color Imaging, and Life Beyond Earth: Introduction to Astrobiology.

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