Check out these web pages!
MOON - What is a blue moon? When is the next blue moon? Read
answers to our most popular question! Also, read about the mistake
started the entire blue moon craze from Sky
and Telescope Magazine
All About Astronomers --
A short description of what astronomers do, a good resource if you
would like to interview an astronomer for a class project.
Solar System - Learn about our solar system
with this excellent page by the Students for the Exploration and
Planets - This page is an up-to-date collection
of information on many of the planets known outside our own
Web Page - A web page with detailed information on
and stars therein.
The American Meteor
Society - information on meteors, meteor showers, meteorites.
Has a form for reporting fireballs (very bright meteors). Please report
meteors to the AMS and not to us. Thanks!
Sky & Telescope
- comet finder charts, eclipse info, telescope reviews, amateur
clubs directory. Did you see a bright star or planet in the sky? Check
their weekly and
Become an Astronomer? - A description from the American
Society of the steps to becoming an astronomer.
- one of the most powerful search engines on the Web with its own
web site database.
Bay Area Astronomy Programs --
San Francisco Bay Area organizations that provide public observing sessions
and other public astronomical resources
Astronomy Links including an online planetarium, satellite
information, pictures of the sun, Hubble Space Telescope pictures,
impacts, educational resources, and more!
search engine is generally very good at locating the best web pages for
given topic. Try it out!