Astronomy is an exciting and growing field. Every day, important new discoveries and advances are being made worldwide. The links on this page will help you to learn more about current research efforts in astronomy and space exploration.
NASA’s astronomy picture of the day (APOD) website is an excellent repository of some of the fascinating and beautiful images taken by both earth-based and space-based telescopes. Each day, a new image is featured and there are searchable archives of previous images.
Sky and Telescope Magazine maintains an informational site with reliable, current astronomy news. One of the best features on their website is the ‘Sky at a Glance’ page, which gives a quick reference for which objects are visible in the night sky each day.
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- UTC Converter
- AAVSO Website
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