Crash Course – Astronomy – 37: The Milky Way

This is the thirty-seventh video of the Crash Course – Astronomy series, hosted by Dr. Phil Plait. This video examines the galaxy we call our home, the Milky Way.

From the video description:

Table of Contents:

  • Milky Way Is A Disc 2:54
  • Grand Spiral Patterns 4:21
  • The Central Region Is Bar Shaped 7:48
  • Outer Halo Of Old Stars 9:09
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Crash Course - Astronomy Series

Crash Course - Astronomy Series

This collection of YouTube videos is hosted by astronomer Phil Plait. It covers a vast range of astronomical topics at an introductory and approachable level.