Here's what the course catalog says:
250. Astronomy Bizarre.
(3-0) Cr. 3. F. For the nonscientist. Prereq: Astro 120 or 150, or permission of instructor.

For the nonscientist. Exciting objects and concepts in modern astronomy. Formation and evolution of stars and galaxies. Black holes, pulsars, quasars, colliding galaxies. Cosmology, the Big Bang, the future of the universe. Prospects and searches for extraterrestrial life.

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