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Marlborough College
Oxford Astrophysics
Green Templeton College

Oxford Sites

www.green.ox.ac.uk
Green Templeton College, Oxford: The site of the old Radcliffe Observatory
www-astro.physics.ox.ac.uk
Oxford Astrophysics
wettontelescope.org
Philip Wetton Telecope (PWT) Oxford

GCSE Astronomy

www.aae.org.uk
GCSE Astronomy link. Lots of useful reading and resources
www.starlearner.com
Starlearner (GCSE Astronomy e-textbook)

News & Information

www.universetoday.com
Space exploration and astronomy news from around the internet updated daily
nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/projects.html
Details of all past, present and future planned planetry missions.
www.astro.wisc.edu/~dolan/constellations
Constellation maps and details.
www.ing.iac.es
Isaac Newton Group of telescopes on La Palma

Astronomical Images

hubble.stsci.edu
Hubble Space Telescope site with a gallery of Hubble images.
sohowww.estec.esa.nl
Images of the Sun from the Soho satellite.
antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov
NASA Astronomy picture of the day archive

Zooniverse Projects

galaxyzoo.org
Classify galaxies and help astronomers with real science.
moonzoo.org
Identify craters and help map the Moon.
milkywayproject.org
Find and draw bubbles in the Milky Way.
planethunters.org
Search for planets around other stars.
solarstormwatch.com
Help solar scientists track solar storms.

Space Weather and Observing Conditions

www.spaceweather.com
Current solar activity: sunspots, aurorae, flares etc., notable current events, near earth objects.
www.heavens-above.com
Satellite information.
space.com/spacewatch/aurora_cam.html
Satellite view of current auroral activity
www.aurorawebcam.com
Alaskan web cam of live aurorae (available 5am - 5pm GMT)
tycho.usno.navy.mil/vphase.html
Phases of the Moon