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Astronomy Resources

The Astronomical League The Astronomical League

One of the largest amateur astronomy organization in the world. Vested in encouraging an interest in astronomy, excellent source for Astronomy information, news and various resources.

Meade Instruments Meade

Known for ground-breaking innovation in Optics, Meade produces a wide range of Telescopes, Solar Telescopes and other Optics.

Celestron Instruments Celestron

One of the worlds leading innovators and telescope brands, Celestron provides a large selection of telescopes, Sport Optics and Science Optics.

Night Sky Info Night Sky Info

A simple but very useful site which gives clear information on planetary cycles and notable sky events

Heavens Above Heavens Above

A set of dynamic Web pages which generate predictions of visible satellite passes for any point on the Earth’s surface.

Education & News

Night Sky Network Night Sky Network

A nationwide coalition of amateur astronomy clubs bringing the science, technology, and inspiration of NASA’s missions to the general public.

NASA NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration, United States government agency responsible for science and technology related to air and space. Agency that put Man on the Moon, and governed the now retired Space Shuttle Program and much more.

Space.com Space dot Com

Considered to be the #1 source for all news relating to astronomy, skywatching, space exploration, commercial spaceflight and related technologies. This is a one stop shop for anything space related.

Locations & Destinations

Lake Afton Observatory Lake Afton Public Observatory

The Public Observatory located near Lake Afton is a great destination for stargazers old and young. Throughout the year the observatory hosts programs aimed at enlightening the public about the night sky and the wonders above.

Kansas Cosmosphere Kansas Cosmosphere

One of the top space and astronomy museums in the country, the Kansas Cosmosphere has been educating the public about space for 50 years. They have an excellent museum dedicated to space flight, an IMAX theater and Dr. Goddard’s lab.

Exploration Place Wichita, Kansas Exploration Place

A Not-For Profit organization, Exploration place is an amazing journey through science. With several science related programs and education opportunities, they aim to educate the general public about any and all things relating to science.

Okie Tex Star Party Okie Tex Star Party