Saul Perlmutter
Astronomy 210
Lecture 40, April 30 Spring 2018 Brian Schmidt

Lecture Notes: pdf file

Changing Gears: The Big Picture


Where are the Galaxies: Structure of the Universe

Galaxy Motion Relative to Us

The Expansion of the Universe

The Center of the Universe?

  • demands of homogeneity and isotropy
  • alternative location: a short drive southwest of campus
    Philo, IL: downtown landmark, zoom

The Future: Fate of the Universe

Hubble Ultra Deep Field

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