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Astronomy Resources

by Ron Kurtus (updated 16 November 2022)

The following consists of websites and books on Astronomy.

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Use these resources to help your understanding of Astronomy.

General Astronomy

Astronomy Online Magazine

Astronomy - Wikipedia

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

Planet Orbits - From

Galactic Facts - Interesting facts about Astronomy

Back Garden Astronomy - Get family involved

Astronomy and Space Websites - From

Backyard Astronomy - Guide for homeowners and famlies

Constellations Mythology - From


Astronomy for Kids: Introductory Guide - From

A Guide On Looking Through Binoculars For Stargazing

Parents Guide To Teaching Kids About The Solar System

Card game showing aviation and space flight history -

Astronomy Resources for Kids - Good list

Observatories and photos

Northern Lights - From Michigan Tech (

Top Astronomy NASA Photos Of All Time - From

Top Public Observatories - From

Telescopes and Home Observatories

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

Best selling Telescopes -

How to Build a Home Observatory in your Garden

Guide for Building a Home Observatory

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The Moon

Facts About the Moon - From NASA

The Phases of the Moon -

Moon Phases Visualized -

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

Why Is The Moon So Bright? - From

Black holes

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)


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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

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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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