An introduction to the biggest mysteries of the cosmos
About the course
What happened at the big bang? What is the universe made of? Are we just part of an infinite multiverse? What is dark matter? If you are fascinated by the biggest questions in the cosmos; this introductory; expert-led online course from New Scientist Academy is for you. Our expertly curated courses allow you to learn from top scientists about the hottest topics in science. Each specially tailored; expert-led course includes video tutorials; interactive diagrams and reading resources; plus opportunities for you to test your understanding. It means you can get the big picture of cutting-edge science anywhere; anytime.
New Scientist is the world’s most popular weekly science and technology magazine. Its website, app and print editions cover international news from a scientific standpoint, and ask the biggest-picture questions about life, the universe and what it means to be human. If someone in the world has a good idea, you’ll read about it in New Scientist.
Since the magazine was founded in 1956 for “all those interested in scientific discovery and its social consequences”, it has expanded to include events in the UK, US and Australia, including New Scientist Live, the world’s greatest festival of science. New Scientist is based in London, UK, with offices in the US and Australia.