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Astronomy Resources

by Ron Kurtus (revised 25 July 2020)

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General Astronomy

Astronomy Online Magazine

Astronomy - Wikipedia

Space Facts - Scientific, historical and cultural facts about the Solar System

Planet Orbits - From Space-Facts.com

Galactic Facts - Interesting facts about Astronomy

Guides

Astronomy for Kids: Introductory Guide - From GiftedGeek.co.uk

A Guide On Looking Through Binoculars For Stargazing

Parents Guide To Teaching Kids About The Solar System

Observatories and photos

Northern Lights - From Michigan Tech (mtu.edu)

Northern Lights photos - Collection of images

Top Astronomy NASA Photos Of All Time - From TheHubPost.com

Top Public Observatories - From PublicRecordsReviews.com

Telescopes

Telescopes on a Budget - Information on buying and using a telescope

Best selling Telescopes - Amazon.com

How to Build a Home Observatory in your Garden

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The Moon

Facts About the Moon - From NASA

The Moon - Good details from Nine Planets site

The Phases of the Moon - TimeandDate.com

Moon Phases Visualized - TimeandDate.com

The Moon - Information and statistics from Russian version of American website

Daily Moon Phases (Current Phase) - May need Flash player

Black holes

Black Holes Frequently-Asked-Questions by Ted Bunn - thorough explanation of Black Holes from the University of California-Berkeley

Virtual Trips to Black Holes and Neutron Stars by Robert Nemiroff - explanations and MPEG movies showing how things look from NASA (most computers can show these short animations)

Books

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General Astronomy

Top-rated books on Astronomy

Top-rated books on the Universe

Top-rated books on the Sun

Top-rated books on the Solar System

Top-rated books on Orbital Motion

Top-rated books on Galaxies

Top-rated books on Earth Astronomy

Top-rated books on the Big Bang

Top-rated books on Spectrometers

The Moon

Top-rated books on the Moon

Black Holes

Top-rated books on Black Holes

Miscellaneous


Summary

Use these resources to get further information on the various Astronomy topics. If you have some good Astronomy links, let me know about them.


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