This course provides an overview of the development of some of the great ideas in the natural sciences, the evidence for these ideas, and the process by which these ideas came to be accepted. Students will explore how these ideas have influenced society, our understanding of our place in the universe, our understanding of what it means to be human, and our values. Also offered as CHE-203 and PHY-203. This course may not be used to satisfy major or minor requirements. Prerequisite: One laboratory science course (BIO-110/151, CHE-111/141, GEO-200/240, or PHY-211/241).