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Astrophysics
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  1. Theoretical astrophysicists use a wide variety of tools which include analytical models (for example, polytropes to approximate the behaviors of a star) and computational numerical simulations

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  2. The study of cosmology is theoretical astrophysics at scales much larger than the size of particular gravitationally-bound objects in the universe

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  3. the branch of astronomy that deals with the physics of the universe, including the physical properties (luminosity, density, temperature, and chemical composition) of celestial objects such as stars, galaxies, and the interstellar medium, as well as

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  4. Because astrophysics is a very broad subject, astrophysicists typically apply many disciplines of physics, including mechanics, electromagnetism, statistical mechanics, thermodynamics, quantum mechanics, relativity, nuclear and particle physics, and

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  5. In practice, modern astronomical research involves a substantial amount of physics

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