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Night Sky Info NEW!
Weekly information about the night sky and articles on selected astronomical topics.


Astronomy Cast NEW!
The most popular astronomy-related podcast.


Universe Today NEW!
Current astronomy and space exploration news.


2012 - Beginning of the End or Why the World Won't End?
Debunking the fable!

"Mars will be as BIG as the Moon"

Debunking the email hoax!

Fort Worth Astronomical Society (FWAS)
(of which I am a current member, and club President, 2011-2012)

Astronomical League NEW!
(of which FWAS is an active member organization)

Night Sky Network NEW!
(of which FWAS is an active member)

The Planetary Society NEW!
The world's largest space-interest group

The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History NEW!
Houses the Noble Planetarium and the Omni (IMAX) Theater as well as multiple hands-on exhibits.

Astronomy Magazine
The world's best-selling astronomy magazine.

Sky & Telescope Magazine
The premier magazine for people who are serious about amateur astronomy.

Astronomical Clear Sky Charts
Find out what your sky will be like tonight for viewing.

Live example shown - Arlington, TX (See full example at bottom of page.)


Observation Record Forms and Templates
Several blank observation forms.


Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)
Some great photos each day.


Birthday Star Computer NEW!
See which star's LIGHT is as old as you are tonight.


AccuWeather's Astronomy Center
General weather relating to telescope viewing for your Zip Code.


Telescope Fundamentals
Good definitions of basic telescope terms.


The N.A.A. Telescope Calculator
Figure what your telescope and eyepieces capabilities are.


Optical Terms and Characteristics of Telescopes
More information that explains terms used for telescopes.


Collimating a Newtonian Reflector Telescope
Great web video showing how to collimate your newtonian relfector.


List of Messier objects
This catalogue of objects is one of the most famous lists of astronomical objects.


Starry Night Astronomy Software
THE best astronomical software out there! Period!


Astronomy For Kids
Teach your children about astronomy with this website designed just for them.



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