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8 Planets - illustrated guides to a variety of topics relating to astronomy, covering dwarf planets, other astronomical bodies, space exploration, the moon, the planets, the sun and more   (Rating: 7.22 Votes: 660)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Astronomy for Kids - an easy-to-understand guide to the planets, also with sky facts, sky maps and more   (Rating: 7.16 Votes: 2217)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10  Read Comments (1)

Astronomy HyperText Book - online courses from the University of Oregon which you can access, including Cosmology and the Origin of Life, Solar System Geology, Properties of Galaxies, Planetary Motion, Inverse Square Law, The Interstellar Medium, Stellar Evolution, Nucleosynthesis in Stars and The Evolution of Star Clusters   (Rating: 7.00 Votes: 2152)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Astronomy Picture of the Day - a daily image or photograph of our fascinating universe, with accompanying instructional information and links to archived past images   (Rating: 7.07 Votes: 2191)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Bad Astronomy: Misconceptions - an examination of commonly held astronomical misconcetions including: Why is the sky blue? What's Your Sign? Astrology and the Zodiac, Flushed with Pride: the Coriolis Effect in Your Potty, Are Mini-comets Hitting the Earth? ...and more   (Rating: 6.99 Votes: 2187)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10  Read Comments (2)

Calendars and their History - a guide to the astronomical and non-astronomical bases of calendars, the Gregorian Calendar, the Hebrew Calendar, the Islamithe c Calendar, the Indian Calendar, Chinese Calendar, the Julian Calendar and more   (Rating: 7.03 Votes: 2196)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Sea and Sky: The Sky - illustrated, guided or self-guided tours of our solar system, the cosmos, skylab and more   (Rating: 7.20 Votes: 2170)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

The Nine Planets Solar System Tour - a detailed illustrated instructional overview of the history, mythology, and current scientific knowledge of each of the planets and moons in our solar system   (Rating: 7.20 Votes: 616)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Understanding the Universe - a explorative guide for younger people to many of the mysteries of the universe, enhanced with detailed images and RealAudio files and covering such material as how vast the universe is, how and when it all began, which scientists helped us understand space, the Milky Way and other galaxies that lie beyond and more   (Rating: 7.06 Votes: 2130)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

Why is the Sky Dark at Night? - an instructional site using Java applets to approach this deceptively difficult question   (Rating: 7.02 Votes: 2249)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10

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