Sometime in March, I decided to take an online course on Solar systems and astronomy on Edx. I chose that subject because:

  1. I was fascinated by the study of celestial bodies in primary school
  2. I wanted to learn something outside of my scope. Learning never ends.

The class has honestly been insightful, especially for someone without any background in astronomy. While taking the class, it helps to have some basic knowledge of physics, so one does not get lost on certain laws that govern the solar system. Also it gives more info on the history of solar astronomy in a fun way. Tools were provided for us to do our own personal observations of the night sky.

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