Map the universe and history of astronomy. Unveil the world’s oldest natural science and celestial objects. Reveal the ages of astronomy from ancient Greek philosophy and Newtonian physics to the discovery of Neptune and the Big Bang.
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This subject investigates the development and impact of astronomy from ancient times to the present day, from the viewpoint of practising astronomers. No background knowledge of astronomy or physics is assumed.