Crash Course – Astronomy – 44: A Brief History of the Universe

This is the forty-fourth video of the Crash Course – Astronomy series, hosted by Dr. Phil Plait. This video describes the beginnings of the universe from the big bang to the creation of the first atoms.

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Table of Contents:

  • Mapping the History of the Universe Using Math and Observations 00:41
  • It Started With A Bang! 1:58
  • Rapid Expansion Smoothed Out Matter 4:55
  • Normal Matter Formed After 3-20 Minutes 5:12
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Crash Course channel on YouTube

Crash Course channel on YouTube

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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.

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