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Gaia: Taking the Galactic Census

Gaia: Taking the Galactic Census
Introductory level Updated 07 Aug 2013
We know how many stars there are in the Milky Way, but how do we know how far they are?

Sat nav for interstellar voyagers?

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Introductory level Updated 02 May 2013
If you find yourself in an uncharted part of the Galaxy, how would you know which way home is?  


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Introductory level Updated 14 Dec 2012
What can be learnt from observing exoplanets?     

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Management: perspective and practice

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Advanced level Duration 10 hours Updated 17 Feb 2016
What does it mean to be a manager? Being a manager is a complex and challenging activity. This free course, Management: perspective and practice,...