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Links for astronomers both seasoned and new

General space news:

SkyNews, Canada's Magazine of Astronomy and Stargazing :
        - This Week's Sky
        - Aurora Watch

Nasa News
The Planetary Society
Canadian Space Agency
Astronomy Picture of the Day
Lunar Photo of the Day

The Universe Today

Observing resources:

This month's sky map
Starry Night software
The Sky software
The NGC/IC Project
Current Position of the IIS
Guide to Backyard Astronomy

Astronomy publications:

SkyNews, Canada's Magazine of Astronomy and Stargazing

Sky & Telescope Magazine
Astronomy Magazine

Astronomy for kids:

Astronomy.com's kids section
NASA for kids
The Planetary Society's kids area

Where to buy astronomy equipment and supplies:

Durham Skies – Pickering
Focus Scientific - Ottawa
KW Telescope - Kitchener
Ontario Telescope and Accessories
Canada-wide Astronomy Buy & Sell

Other Places to buy astronomy equipment and supplies:

Kahn Scope Centre - Toronto
Stargazer Steve - Sudbury
Kendrick Astro Instruments - Toronto
Howie Glatter

Astronomy organizations:

Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
American Astronomical Society
American Association of Variable Star Observers
International Astronomical Union
International Dark-Sky Association

Local observatories:

PAA Dome - Curve Lake
Cedar Knoll Observatory
Crebar Observatory
Maple Ridge Observatory
Robinson Road Observatory
Baetsen Observatory


The Ontario Planetarium (mobile planetarium that comes to schools, libraries, etc...)
The Ontario Science Centre
University of Toronto
Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium (Montreal, QC)
Hayden Planetarium in NYC

Special Links:

General News from NASA
World Wide Telescope
International Space Station Fly-over
Wilderness Astronomy: A guide to Canada's dark sky parks
David Dunlap Observatory
Astrophotographer Ron Brecher
Astrophotographer John Chumack

Usefull Software:

Sky Charts (Cartes du Ciel)
Virtual Moon Atlas

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