General Astronomical Links
Patrick Moore's The Sky at Night web page
Space topics covered by the BBC
For a large range of Astronomical links why not visit Bruce Woods Astrospaceweb
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Use this link to go to the many Astronomical Societies
& Clubs that can be found throughout the UK:
FAS Society list
BNSC's UK Space Index - Probably the most comprehensive listing of all UK Astro/Space activities.
Liverpool AS are one of the oldest Astronomical Societies so why not take a look.
North West Group of Astronomical Societies
South Wales Association of Astronomical Societies
The Scottish Astronomers Group
Irish Astronomical Association
Irish Federation of Astronomical Societies
Shannonside Astronomy Club
The Whirlpool Star Party
Satellite Elements - for those who use Satellite prediction
programs use the following site & follow the links for a range of elements
: DaveRansom Software Home
Pages - Look for the excellant STSPLUS satellite tracking prog!
Visual Satellite Observer's Home Page is a great resource for observing satellites as well as the Iridium Flares The Iridium Satellites can suddenly brighten to -6 mag ! Take a look here whilst they are still in orbit.
Heavens Above provides a customisable satellite prediction service well worth visiting as well as NASA's Skywatch site,.plus the Marshall Space Flight Center 'Liftoff' site, so have fun!
OTHER ASTRO RELATED LINKS:
UK Weather Forecast - will we be able to observe tonight...
World Meteorlogical Organisation
Books and Software for Astronomy & Space
Earth & Sky Books now based at Fieldview in Norfolk.
Aurora Books - York
Graystel - One of Paul's favourite Astro Software
Maris Multimedia's Redshift
John Walker's Fourmilab site including his excellant 'Home Planet' software.
Astro Information resources on
The Astronomical Unit by Stephen Tonkin
Take a look at this excellent
site dealing with the UK's early Rocketry
The Project Apollo Archive - a superb rescource for this ground breaking achievement
Mark Wade's excellant ENCYCLOPEDIA ASTRONAUTICA
Astronomylinks galore can be found at this site
Carl Koppeschaar's ASTRONET
The Periodic table - on the Web
ABC's Science articles
The WHYFILES - info on Astronomical topics
Dave Johnson's astro homepages including his online mag.
Atmospheric Optics - a fantastic site for those interested in Sun and Moon haloes and rainbows amongst many other spectacular natural sights!
Other sites for you to browse:
National Space Society Promoting Space Exploration & its benefits.
Paleogeographic Atlas Project Home Page - take a look at this interesting site.
Manchester AS - The Bevis CD - a unique discovery - take a look here.
Expect further updates & links to be organised soon so do keep visiting the web site!