The Department of Astrophysics & Optics also
offers two other General Studies courses,
GenS 4014 Are We Alone? The Search for Life
Elsewhere in the Universe and
GenS 4001 Astronomy.
The Hubble Space Telescope (in space) has produced the deepest optical image of the Universe yet. This image is known as the Hubble Deep Field. Almost every object you see is a distant galaxy. See this clickable map of the HDF for loads of information on individual objects.