This page last modified 2006 June 10
Owing to the nature of the internet, it is
possible that some of these links may be defunct.
if you discover such a link.
UK Amateur Astronomers
History and Mythology
Organisations and Societies
Astronomy - General Resources
WWW Virtual Library: Astronomy and Astrophysics is a good starting point for a
variety of astronomy-related subjects.
- The Tallahassee Astronomical Society
has a useful collection of links and information.
- Todd Gross' Web Site contains,
amongst other useful things, excellent equipment reviews.
- There are a lot of astronomical myths around, apart from those that
derived from ancient cultures. Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy page debunks some of the
- Find the date and nature of the next meteor shower .
- Paul Schlyter offers, amongst other things, an excellent tutorial on Computing Astronomical
- Dave Johnson's astro homepages
are some of the most useful and intelligently organised astronomy pages I have
found. There is a wealth of up-to-date information here, including his on-line
- Paul Money
offers, amongst other things, a wide range of (excellent!) talks.
- Keith Burnett has an
excellent page on calculating astronomical positions.
- Colin's Observational
Astronomy Site features a monthly page on observing techniques. Also the
phases of the Moon and planetary positions, together with events in the sky.
History and Mythology of Astronomy
Astronomical Organisations and Societies
UK ATM Resources
The Astronomical Unit