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Includes astronomy and space news, sky events, reprinted articles for the magazine, and astronomy and telescope resources.
Science Daily - Astronomy
Latest research news in astronomy.
Sky & Telescope
Sky & Telescope is a monthly American magazine covering all aspects of amateur astronomy.
Get the latest space exploration, innovation and astronomy news. Space.com celebrates humanity's ongoing expansion across the final frontier.
Covering the business and politics of the space industry on a daily basis.
Educational (and Fun)
Get to know the luminaries who made huge contributions to our understanding of the stars, the solar system and the universe.
Explore the night time sky with this map generated (and constantly updated) by the Sloan Digital Sky Survey.
A Tediously Accurate Map of the Solar System
How big is the Solar System? Really big. To get a sense of its size, scroll sideways through this map where one pixel = one earth-sized moon. Created by artist Josh Worth.
Games, quizzes, and other education resources based on the Hubble and James Webb space telescopes. Produced by Space Telescope Science Institute's Office of Public Outreach.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is the agency of the United States Federal Government responsible for the civilian space program as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
Japan's national aero-space agency is responsible for research, technology development and the launch of satellites into orbit, and is involved in many more advanced missions, such as asteroid exploration and possible manned exploration of the Moon.
Chinese National Space Agency is the national space agency of the People's Republic of China. It is responsible for the national space program and for planning and development of space activities.
Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities is the government agency responsible for Russian space exploration and aerospace research.
Not a space agency, but pretty important!
International Astronomical Union
Founded in 1919, the IAU's mission is to promote and safeguard the science of astronomy in all its aspects through international cooperation. Its individual members are professional astronomers from all over the world.
Hayden Planetarium operates out of the Department of Astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History. Learn about astrophysical research via exhibitrs, books, public programs, and on-line resources.
OMSI - Kendall Planetarium
Established in 1950, the Kendall Planetarium features educational programs shown on a 360° projection dome. Learn about the solar system, black holes, the stars and much more.
Planetarium Sky Theater - MHCC
Planetarium shows are on the first Tuesday of each month and on special Thursdays. All shows are presented under a realistic representation of the night sky, featuring the latest galactic, stellar and planetary images.
Bad Astronomy by Phil Plait
Astronomy and author Phil Plait tackles misinformation and misconceptions about the universe. Hosted by Slate.com, an online current affairs magazine.
Curiosity Rover Twitter Feed
Follow the exploration of Mars through NASA's rover Curiosity, tweeting about the red planet and the solar system since 2012.
Blog articles about space exploration, space opera, scientific discovery, and science fiction. And lots of geek culture.
NASA Twitter Feed
Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA.
SpaceX Twitter Feed
Follow the activities of the aerospace manufacturer and space transportation service, founded by Elon Musk.
Star Talk Radio
Hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, this podcast and radio program features discussions of space and discovery with leading scientists and entertaining comedians.
Star Talk Radio Twitter Feed
Companion to the podcast, the feed adds links to news, videos and other great resources on space exploration and astrophysics
Starts With a Bang - Ethan Siegel
Portland-based Ethan Siegel is a science columnist for NASA and college instructor in astrophysics. His writing is always entertaining and informative. Also sports a great beard!