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Virtual Reality Moon Phase Pictures     View
"View the phase of the Moon for any date and time [1800 to 2199 A.D.]. Updated every four hours. Provided by the Time Service Department of the U.S. Naval Observatory.

Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)     View
This site provides background and updates on the construction of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), which "will provide time-lapse digital imaging of faint astronomical objects across the entire sky." Features details about the tel ...

StarDate Online     View
This educational site includes stargazing and planet viewing tips, a sky almanac, FAQ, news, images, an Astroglossary, and solar system, constellation, star, and galaxy guides. Other resources include their StarDate radio program and magazine (archiv ...

Lunar Eclipse Observer     View
Serious astronomers as well as backyard moon watchers will find valuable information here: analyses of lunar eclipses, moon topography, lunar animations and images, and links to relevant sites. Amateurs and professionals are invited to contribute obs ...

Hands-On Universe (HOU)     View
"Using the Internet, HOU participants around the world request observations from an automated telescope, download images from a large image archive, and analyze them with the aid of user-friendly image processing software." Requests require ...

Chandra X-Ray Observatory     View
Devoted to NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory. Contains photos taken by Chandra, a history of the Chandra Mission, information on x-ray astronomy, a glossary, and more.

Space Telescope Science Institute     View
Site for the Hubble Space Telescope. Includes history, news releases, photographs and movies, educational activities, an archive of data collected, and a directory of Internet resources for research astronomers. "The Space Telescope Science Institute ...

Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking     View
Observation reports, photos, and movies of asteroids and comets from the Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking (NEAT) observing systems at Palomar Observatory and the Maui Space Surveillance Site. Includes a listing of newly discovered asteroids, an asteroid ...

Dartmouth Flood Observatory     View
"This site is a research tool for detection, mapping, measurement, and analysis of extreme flood events world-wide using satellite remote sensing. The Observatory provides yearly catalogs, maps, and images of river floods, from 1985 to the prese ...

Lost at Sea: The Search for Longitude     View
This site is a companion to a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) NOVA program that tells the story of how British clockmaker John Harrison solved the problem of calculating longitude and thus "discovered the key to navigating on the open seas. ...



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