Astronomy Links

Events: 

http://www.spaceweather.com Space Weather

http://www.sciencemag.org Science Online (AAAS) 

http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/ JPL news 

http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ Astronomy Picture of the Day 

http://www.nasa.gov/hotopics/index.html Hot topics in NASA 

http://www.nasa.gov/today/index.html Today in NASA

http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html NASA TV



Tutorials and Other Sites to Learn More: 

Astronomy Animations, see astronomical processes in action! (VSU site)

http://www.calvin.edu/`lmolnar/moon/ lunar phases, tutorials 

http://space.jpl.nasa.gov/  Solor System Simulator

Dance of Math and Physics how math and physics work together (VSU site)

Math Demonstrations   demonstrations in advanced mathematics (VSU site)

Out With a BANG! Black Holes   black holes explained (VSU site)

Color in Astronomy Images   what color images mean in astronomy (VSU site)

http://fossils.valdosta.edu terrific fossil site that shows locations of the continents at different times! (VSU site)


NASA and Space Centers:

http://www.ksc.nasa.gov Kennedy Space Center, FL 

http://www.nasa.gov/ NASA 

http://www.jpl.nasa.gov Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA 

http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/cassini/ Cassini mission to Saturn and Titan 

http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/galileo/ Galileo mission to Jupiter and moons 

http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/station/index.html International Space Station 

http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/shuttle/index.html Space Shuttle 

http://www.stsci.edu/portal Space Telescope Science Institute -- Hubble Space Telescope

http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov Earth observations; Mission to Earth 

http://stp.msfc.nasa.gov Space Transportation

http://echo.jpl.nasa.gov/links.html#ASTEROIDS Asteroids links at JPL 

http://impact.arc.nasa.gov Impact list, hazardous asteroids 

http://www.lpl.Arizona.edu/spacewatch/ Telescopes looking for hazardous asteroids


Books and Journals:

http://www.skypub.com/ Sky Publishing 

http://www.astronomy.com/magazine/ Astronomy magazine home page 

http://www.scientificamerican.com/ Scientific American 

http://www.astrosociety.org/pubs/mercury/mercury.html Mercury Magazine (ASP) 

http://www.sciencemag.org Science Magazine (AAAS) – fee likely 

http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/AJ/home.html Astronomical Journal 

http://www.journal.uchicago.edu/ApJ Astrophysical Journal 

http://planetary.org Planetary Society and Report 

http://www.aaas.org American Association of Advancement of Science 

http://nature.com Nature Magazine 

http://adsabs.harvard.edu/ Astronomy Abstract service


Resources:

http://setiathome.ssl.berkeley.edu SETI at home; help download and process SETI data 

http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/factsheet/ Fact sheets for each planet, satellites, rings 

http://planetary.org Planetary Society, Planetary Report 

http://project2061.aaas.org/ Science Literacy: Benchmarks, Resources, Reforms 

http://www.bisque.com/thesky Software Bisque Home page

http://www.astronomycafe.net/ Astronomy Cafe  

http://www.nasa.gov/nasa_online_education.html Online information 

http://www.exploratorium.edu/ Exploratorium 

http://amazing-space.stsci.edu/ Amazing Space 

http://adswww.harvard.edu astronomy and physics references to 1800s 

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/mapmachine Customized maps 

http://www.dustbunny.com/afk/ Astro. labs for kids 

http://www.as.utexas.edu/mcdonald/ McDonald Observatory near Ft. Davis, TX 

http://www.seasky.org/sky.html Astronomy exploration site 

http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov Astronomy information for children 

http://www.doe.K12.ga.us Georgia Department of Education 

http://www.spc.noaa.gov/products/outlook Storm Prediction Center of NOAA 

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/ National Weather Service


Other Useful links:

http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/ NASA planetary photo journal

http://www.aip.org/careersvc Jobs with degrees in Physics

http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/iau/lists/InnerPlot.html Plot of inner planets and asteroids 

http://www.sciencemadesimple.com/ Science made Simple 

http://www.lpi.usra.edu/expmoon/apollo_landings.html Apollo Moon landings from LPI


Organizations:

http://www.GaAcademy.org Georgia Academy of Science 

http://www.aas.org American Astronomical Society

http://www.astrosociety.org/ Astronomical Society of the Pacific

http://aps.org/ American Physical Society

http://aapt.org American Society of Physics Teachers 

http://www.teachforamerica.org Teach for America 

http://planetary.org/ Planetary Society

http://www.nrao.edu  National Radio Astronomy Observatory

http://www.seds.org/nineplanets/nineplanets/nineplanets.html Students for the Exploration and Development of Space