Astronomy & Space Homework Help Megasites
Astronomy in General
The American Association of Amateur Astronomers
Bringing amateur astronomy to the world through the power of the Internet
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Sky & Telescope, the Essential Magazine of Astronomy. News, observing tips, how-to advice,
Astronomy for Kids
Support for all ages in buying a telescope and becoming a skilled observer by means of various tools
Black Holes and Neutron Stars
This site offers a non-technical discussion about black holes and neutron stars. Topics include what they are, how they form, how we detect them
The Institute of Astronomy is part of the Faculty of Physics and Chemistry within the School of the Physical Sciences of The University of Cambridge
Eric Weisstein’s World of Astronomy
A web encyclopedia. Over 500 entries, ranging from definitions to full articles
Powerful and fun resource for kids, exploring astronomy and other space related topics. Play games, learn through interactive applications, and much more.
Capture the extraordinary. Explore the universe through Hubble’s eye,
and witness the most dangerous, spectacular and mysterious depths of the
The Messier Catalog
The purpose of these web pages is to provide a complete guide to the 110 objects recognized as the standard Messier catalog.
Directory of aerospace sites with fun things for kids
National Air and Space Museum
Features 23 main exhibition galleries, each displaying major artifacts from the Museum’s collection. Includes an overview of the collection, news and events
Neuron: NeuroLab Online
Students and teachers are invited to join NASA personnel in studying brain and nerves in space.
This website is an overview of the history, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of the planets, moons and other objects in our solar system. Each page has my text and NASA’s images, some have sounds and movies, most provide references to additional related information.
SEDS: Students for the Exploration and Development of Space
Comprehensive overview with newsletters, forums, projects facts of a worldwide student space organization.
The Space Art of Joe Tucciarone
Joe Tucciarone is an astronomical artist who is well-known for his colorful and dramatic views of our universe.
SPACE.com is the definitive site on the World Wide Web dedicated to space and all space-related subjects. It focuses on news, information, education and entertainment.”
Brought to you by NASA Science Center.
The StarChild site is a service of the High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC), within the Laboratory for High Energy Astrophysics at NASA/GSFC.
Stephen Hawking’s Universe
The Web companion piece provides detailed explanations of the most important ideas and developments in human understanding of the universe.
NASA news and features. Stay up-to-date on what is happening with NASA by exploring our latest agency, mission and research highlight.
Windows to the Universe
Aimed at portraying Earth and Space Sciences in a fun way. Includes information about space weather, global space physics and a real time movie
Zoom Astronomy is all about Astronomy, the planets, the sun, the moon, the stars, galaxies, asteroids, etc.