Astronomy is the science involving the observation and explanation of events occurring beyond the Earth academickids.com/encyclopedia/index.php/Ast... History of astronomy
Astronomy is probably the oldest of the natural sciences, dating back to antiquity, with its origins in the religious practices of pre-history.. academickids.com/encyclopedia/index.php/His... Sextant
A sextant is a measuring instrument used to measure the angle of elevation of a celestial object above the horizon.. academickids.com/encyclopedia/index.php/Sex... Welcome to Astronomy for Kids!
We are going to have a GREAT time exploring the universe we live in! Come along on our journey through the stars! dustbunny.com/afk/index.html The Seti Star Maps
68 full scale star maps to visually locate the data being processed by the SETI@home screen saver! memorybankinc.com/SETI.htm From Stargazers to Starships
A high school level tutorial, focused on 3 topics,Astronomy of the Earth's motion in space, Newtonian mechanics, Spaceflight and spacecraft. Astronomy of the Earth's motion in space. www-spof.gsfc.nasa.gov/stargaze/Sintro.htm The Observatory: A Guide to Astronomy
Learn about Sun spots, Dark spots, some as large as 50,000 miles in diameter, move across the surface of the sun. exploratorium.edu/observatory/index.htm... Sky View
This page is specifically designed for the non astronomer to learn about astronomy and providing pictures of the celestial skys in multiple wavelenghts. skyview.gsfc.nasa.gov/easy.html