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Natural Sciences

From genes to geodes and glaciers to galaxies, if you are fascinated with the natural world, explore one of the classes below. Renowned scientists and naturalists share the excitement of discovery in our accessible and illuminating courses.

Name Instructor Format Schedule start date AVAILABILITY

Heart Health: Prevention, Treatments and Innovations

Hani Jneid On-campus 7–8:30 p.m. 20180404 Apr. 04, 2018 Open

Native Plants of Texas

Glenn Olsen On-campus 1:30–3 p.m. 20180222 Feb. 22, 2018 Open

Native Plants of Texas

Glenn Olsen On-campus 7–8:30 p.m. 20180222 Feb. 22, 2018 Open

Building Planet Earth

Building Planet Earth Instructors On-campus 6:30-8 p.m. 20180228 Feb. 28, 2018 Open

Great Animal Migrations

Glenn Olsen On-campus 1:30–3 p.m. 20170926 Sept. 26, 2017 Closed

Great Animal Migrations

Glenn Olsen On-campus 7–8:30 p.m. 20170927 Sept. 27, 2017 Closed

The Future of Human Evolution

Scott E. Solomon On-campus 1–2:30 p.m. 20170928 Sept. 28, 2017 Closed

Galaxy Formation, Evolution and Cosmology

Christopher Johns-Krull On-campus 7–8:30 p.m. 20170927 Sept. 27, 2017 Closed