Astronomy Science Fair Projects That Are Out of This Universe

Astronomy science fair projects are great for students who are interested in the solar system, stars, planets and the universe. There are so many unexplained mysteries in the universe that it is always fun to try find out new information.  Kids are often fascinated by stars and planets, so this would likely be a fun category for them. There...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Ancient Egyptian Achievements in Astronomy

The ancient Egyptian civilization was one of the first and greatest civilizations on the whole world..and the fact that the ancient Egyptians had done many achievements which covered most sides of the human life, including the political and social improvements , as well, their advances in many scientific majors. Let's talk now about what they have...
Jan 7, 2015 |

A Brief About Astronomy Binoculars

These are the type of binoculars that are used by astronomers to view astronomical features in the night ski like the Milky Way, the planets, and the moon. Using an astronomy binocular is less expensive that purchasing a telescope plus they are much easier to use. The main reason that they are easier to use is that you can use both eyes to view the...
Jan 7, 2015 |

Best Telescope To Get Into Astronomy

If you want to get into astronomy, there is only one way, and the best way is to buy a telescope. The best telescope will allow you to get the most out of astronomy. As you read this article, you will soon discover what the best telescope is.
Dec 4, 2014 |

Look Toward The Stars With An Astronomy Blog

Astronomy has fascinated many people throughout the ages. The mysteries that lie beyond Earth still to this day have captured the interest of amateur and professional astronomers alike. Since the invention of the telescope, people have turned their gaze towards the heavens to take in the many wondrous sights that it provides. If you are one of...
Dec 4, 2014 |

Astronomy, Star Gazing, And Natural Laser Pointers

There is nothing much more frustrating in astronomy that than unsuccessfully wanting to identifying an object inside the evening sky with a companion by waving your arms, pointing fingers, describing and gestulating. An elegant, easy and quite productive answer to this issue is always to use inexperienced lasers pointers to position out objects in...
Dec 4, 2014 |


The stars have always been a fascinating subject. Perhaps that's one reason why astronomy is so popular these days. In essence, Astronomy isn't just about studying stars, as most people think. It's actually a study of celestial objects, which includes not only stars but also planets, comets and entire galaxies. In fact, Astronomy also studies...
Dec 4, 2014 |

How To Beat The Winter Blues With Winter Astronomy

Why do some folks dislike the winter time with such a hatred? Is it the snow, the cold, the slippery sidewalks, or is it something else they truly hate, and that is getting the winter blues because they always think there's nothing to do. I have always loved the winter time, from when I was a kid to my present age, I don't care much for the cost of...
Dec 4, 2014 |

Meade 14-Inch LX200-ACF (f/10) Advanced Coma-Free Telescope

Aperture: 14-Inch. Focal Length: 3556mm. Focal Ratio: f/10. UHTC coatings, Giant Field Tripod, 1.25-Inch Diagonal Prism, 26mm Series 4000 Super Plössl eyepiece. The most widely used research quality telescope now features the most advanced optical system. Meade’s LX200-ACF brings Advanced Coma-Free (ACF) optics within reach of aspiring...
Oct 27, 2015 |

Extragalactic Jets from Every Angle (IAU S313)

Extragalactic jets provide the direct observational evidence for a connection between supermassive black holes and their surrounding cosmic environments. They deliver the energy released by an accreting black hole across large distances and impact the formation and evolution of surrounding structures, carrying information about the black hole's...
Apr 16, 2015 |


Guide to Astronomy at The Behrend College. Provides information on the programs, courses, facilities, and research.
May 21, 2016 |

Presents a calendar of astronomy events, photo gallery, newsletter, and astronomy olympiads.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Astronomy Net

Resources, searchable forums and searchable lists of organizations providing astronomy services.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Astronomy Ireland

Provides updates about the activities of astronomy circles. Also includes test questions and games.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Astronomy Magazine

Magazine site featuring subscription information, astronomy related news, telescope photographs, and online extras.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Astronomy Forum

Discussions on various topics related to astronomy with a gallery of images and publications.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Zoom Astronomy

Provides brief, colorful explanations of astronomy topics and the planets, plus instructions and ideas for astronomy crafts.
Mar 21, 2016 |

Astronomical Optical Interferometry

The use of multiple telescopes to produce high resolution images - commonly used at most modern observatories. A literature review article.
Mar 8, 2016 |

Absolute Astronomy

Facts and statistical information about planets, moons, constellations, stars, galaxies, and Messier objects.
Feb 26, 2016 |

Astronomy Today

Since founding Astronomy Today I've enjoyed watching it grow and grow in popularity. As well as writing many of the articles on this website, I designed and maintained the site myself and continue to do so today. However, given that I enjoy reading everything astronomy related and like to turn my hand to computer coding, running this site is a...
Feb 19, 2016 |

Hezbollah buries militant Qantar, says Israel will be held accountable

Lebanon's Hezbollah group said on Monday that Israel would be held accountable for killing prominent militant Samir Qantar in an air strike in Syria, and accorded him an elaborate funeral of... Read More

Russia says black box from warplane downed by Turkey unreadable

Investigators in Moscow said on Monday they were unable to retrieve information from the damaged black box of a Russian warplane shot down by Turkey last month, data the Kremlin hoped would support... Read More

Exclusive: U.S. glossed over Oman's human rights record during Iran talks

By Jason Szep, Matt Spetalnick and Yara Bayoumy WASHINGTON/MUSCAT (Reuters) - As the United States negotiated this year’s nuclear pact with Iran, the State Department quietly agreed to spare the... Read More