The Astronomy Guide:  Our Universe Unveiled
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Horsehead Nebula
Image Credit: NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org
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Andromeda Galaxy, M31
Image Credit: NASA/Swift/Stefan Immler (GSFC) and Erin Grand (UMCP)
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Surface of Venus
Image credit: NASA/JPL

 

 

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Resources

Interested in learning more about astronomy? Here are some links that you may find of interest:

 

Hubble Space Telescope

http://hubblesite.org/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hubble_Space_Telescope

 

Solar System
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Image Credit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_system

Our Solar System

http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/index.cfm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_System

 

The Sun

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun

 

The Planets

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mercury_(planet)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Venus_(planet)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mars

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jupiter

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saturn

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uranus

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neptune

 

What About Pluto?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pluto

 

Life Beyond Our Solar System

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Methods_of_detecting_extrasolar_planets

http://www.nasa.gov/topics/universe/features/astrobiology_toxic_chemical.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kepler_Mission

 

Projects

Moons of Solar System
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Image Credit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galilean_moons

Build Your Own Telescope

http://www.funsci.com/fun3_en/tele/tele.htm

http://www.howdotelescopeswork.com

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amateur_telescope_making

 

Clubs

Wehr Astronomical Society

http://www.astroleague.org/

Racine Astronomical Society

http://www.rasastro.org

Milwaukee Astronomical Society

http://www.milwaukeeastro.org

Urban Stargazers

http://www.freelists.org/webpage/tryastronomy

 

References

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