Basics of Astronomy
These links cover basic aspects of astronomy. We’ve included some interesting and entertaining sites that will feed your love for astronomy
There are several online and traditional magazines that offer the latest news and other astronomy-related stories and observational guides.
- Astronomy Magazine
- Sky & Telescope
- Astronomy Now
- Sky at Night Magazine
- StarDate Online Magazine
Having good equipment is an important part of the experience of studying the stars or just skygazing.
Astronomy for Kids
Kids are naturally fascinated with stars, planets, the moon and spacey stuff in general. These links are a start at fun resources that help your child explore the night sky and space.
Becoming an Astronomer
If you’d like to take your interest in astronomy beyond a hobby, these links may show you what itakes to become a professional astronomer
- Astronomer: Job info and career requirements
- How to become and astronomer
- NOAO – National Optical Astronomy Observatory
- Ask an Astronomer
Astronomy Forums and Clubs
A collection of forums and clubs for astronomy lovers who wish to connect with like-minded souls.
- Astronomy Connect
- Amateur Astronomer’s Association
- list of clubs in colorado
Astronomy on Facebook
Maybe you like to spend time on Facebook. If so, there are plenty of Facebook groups dedicated to astronomy and the night sky.
Other Space Sites