Resources

The web seems to have as many sites as there are stars in the Universe. The members at the Amateur Observers’ Society have done some of the research for you and have provided a list of astronomy resources you may find helpful.

Our Favorite Sites

Link Library

General Astronomy

Astronomical Magazines

Astronomy Podcasts

  • StarTalk Radio with Neil deGrasse Tyson-StarTalk Radio bridges the intersection between Pop Culture and Science with clarity, humor and passion. Hilarity ensues as Tyson is joined each week by comedian co-hosts, celebrities, and other special guests.
  • Astronomy Cast– Astronomy Cast takes a fact-based journey through the cosmos as it offers listeners weekly discussions on astronomical topics ranging from planets to cosmology. Hosted by Fraser Cain and Dr. Pamela L. Gay
  • 365 Days of Astronomy– The 365 Days of Astronomy Podcast is a project that will publish one podcast per day, 5 to 10 minutes in duration.
  • Astronomy Ireland Radio Show– A weekly radio show broadcast from Dublin with Astronomy and Space news highlights.
  • Naked Astronomy– The Naked Scientists are a media-savvy group of physicians and researchers from Cambridge University who use radio, live lectures, and the Internet to strip science down to its bare essentials, and promote it to the general public.
  • Awesome Astronomy– Awesome Astronomy is the podcast for anyone and everyone who has an interest in science and astronomy.
  • Astronomy.fm– AFM*Radio is the only 24-hour internet radio station in the Known Universe dedicated to astronomy and other sciences.
  • At The Eyepiece– An astronomy based podcast/talk show that is devoted to stargazing tips, tricks and astronomical equipment.
  • The Actual Astronomy Podcast-Chris and Shane are amateur astronomers that share their love of the night sky.

Space Agencies and Observatories

Space News

Comets and Meteor Showers

Astronomy Clubs

Astronomical Dealers and Manufacturers

Astronomy Apps

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