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Astronomy (master's two years)

How can the temperature in the outer part of the sun's atmosphere be several million degrees, when the temperature in the layers just below is a few thousand? What is it that makes the universe expand faster? How were the super massive black holes in galaxies formed? These are some of the questions you can explore as a master's student in astronomy.

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Duration: 2 years

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  • photo portrait of Mats Ola Sand Mats Ola studies solar "geysers" July 16, 2021 10:34 AM

    – What fascinates me the most about astronomy must be the whole composition of it.

  • photo portrait of Jowita Boroski Jowita looks at the history of the Universe July 13, 2021 1:09 PM

    - The most fascinating thing about astronomy is that us humans, not living in any special location in the Universe, have figured out the way to learn about its vastness and evolution.

  • photo portrait of Nils-Ole Stutzer Nils-Ole filters out the weak light of the young Universe July 12, 2021 9:25 AM

    – What could be more exciting than to uncover the very nature of reality by studying the contents of the Universe! There is no other field of science that researches a thing as fundamental as the very Universe itself!

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