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Other sites of interest

Other sites of interest If you find a broken link, please advise the webmaster - email link on the CONTACT US page

Amsky Although this site has a USA bias, it does have many interesting links to sites of astronomical interest.

Astronomy Now The UK's leading magazine for amateur astronomers.

Ballater Skies Observatory A private website with some interesting images

BBC Science & Nature - Space Another site with much to interest the astronomer

BBC - Sky at Night Direct Link to Sky at Night page

Bolton Group A very interesting site dealing with the manufacture of some very interesting telescopes, including "binocular newtonians"! Well worth a look.

British Astronomical Association Formed in 1890, the British Astronomical Association has an international reputation for the quality of its observational

and scientific work. Membership is open to all persons interested in astronomy.

Chandra Chandra Sky Map and other images and info

Computer Simulations Computer simulations of star formations from various start points.

European Southern Observatory A very comprehensive site covering the workings of the joint project. Well worth a look. In particular the images from the VLT are stunning - click here to go directly to this page.

Faulkes Project The project for schools and educational purposes. Federation of Astronomical Societies Formed in 1974, the FAS was conceived as a sort of union of astronomical societies, groups, and individuals, liaising together, where practicable, for their mutual benefit.

Jodrell Bank The Jodrell Bank internet observatory

Go Stargazing Find Public Stargazing Events near you

Light Pollution An interesting Italian site with numerous maps and details regarding world light pollution problems

Moon A site with an enormous amount of information and photographs detailing the moon.

NASA/JPL The home site for NASA - links to the space missions and numerous wonderful photographs.

NASA NASA Astronomy picture of the day

New Scientist The New Scientist - breaking news of astronomy discoveries

Night Sky Info An interesting site maintained by Emil Neata, an amateur astronomer based in south west Romania. Includes a comprehensive links page with more 'astronomical sites'.

Planetary Society The specialist society for those interested in the Planets.

Practical Astronomer A magazine devoted to the more practical aspects of amateur astronomy

The Royal Society Visit the events diary of the Royal Society. Many of the events will be of interest to members.

SETI Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence - the SETI website

SkyInspector Martin Lewis's website

Space.com A very large site, packed with much astronomical information - very up-to-date.

Spiral Galaxies.com A site with excellent pictures of spiral galaxies and links to the parent sites.

Sky & Telescope Widely read US astronomy magazine.

Society for the History of Astronomy For those interested in the history of our hobby. Society for Popular Astronomy The astronomical society for 'everyone'.

Space.com Up-to-date news articles and features

SpaceWeather.com A site devoted to news and information about the Sun-Earth environment.

Supernova SN2006gy News of supernova SN2006gy

Supernova SN2006gy More news of the Supernova

Supernova SN2006gy Images of the Supernova

Watford Weather A site set to give you the local weather forecast for Watford