Knowledge for everyone

Whether you are a high school student, science major in college or a lifelong learner, World Science U is where you can explore the wonders of science guided by leading researchers and educators.

WORLD SCIENCE U OFFERINGS ARE LAYERED BY DEPTH OF EXPLORATION

Science Unplugged

Science Unplugged provides hundreds of short video answers to a wide range of questions from “What is a Higgs Particle?” to “What happens to time near a black hole?”

Master Classes

Take classes designed by prestigious scientists from leading research universities. The materials can generally be covered in a few hours. Students can earn World Science U certification upon successful class completion.

Courses

Short courses, suitable for a broad spectrum of learners, typically require two to three weeks to complete and have no homework or exams.

University courses are university-level offerings that typically require eight to ten weeks to complete. Students work at their own pace and can earn World Science U certification upon successful course completion.

Philosophy

World Science U provides a unique educational experience for you, with Brian Greene and other renowned professors leading the way, accompanied by state-of-the-art production. The diverse course offerings let you spend minutes, hours, days, or months on a subject—whatever fits your schedule.

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