Astronomy 7A

Introduction to Astrophysics



   Text:  "Modern Astrophysics" by Carroll & Ostlie, 2nd edition



Useful Links

Encyclopedia of Astronomy & Astrophysics

Handbook of Space Astronomy & Astrophysics

Astronomy Picture of the Day

Hubble Space Telescope

Chandra X-ray Observatory

American Astronomical Society Homepage

Metric Prefixes (e.g., 1024 = "Yotta"; 10-24 = "Yocto")

NSF Undergrad Research Site

Berkeley Undergrad Research Site

Astronomy Undergraduate Research Resources

Information on Majoring in Astronomy at Berkeley
(note that the major is designed to make double majoring with other
technical subjects such as Physics or Math relatively straightforward)