....Oakland, California - Stargazing since 1924









Links

ORGANIZATIONS

AANC - Astronomical Assn of No. Calif. Astronomy clubs in the greater SF Bay Area.
Astronomical League - World's largest federation of amateur astronomers.
TAC - The Astronomy Connection. A service to amateurs in the greater SF Bay Area.
The Antique Telescope Society - Beautiful old telescopes, and the history of astronomy.
RTMC - Riverside Telescope Makers Conference. Large annual gathering.
WAA - Western Amateur Astronomers. A "group of clubs", like the AANC but covers wider area.

New Links:
Eastbay Astronomical Society Join this group for general info about the EAS.
EAS Solar Observation Group Join this group if you're interested in observing the Sun.

Other Links of Interest:

http://www.accredited-online-college-degrees.com/whatisastronomy.html
http://www.stsci.edu/portal/

http://astroplace.com/amateurs/clubresults.asp?state=ca
http://www.fourmilab.ch/cgi-bin/uncgi/Earth - A view of the Earth from the Sun!
http://www.planetsofthesolarsystem.net/

National Geographic Society
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/

Chabot Space & Science Center Clearskies Clock
http://cleardarksky.com/c/ChbtSPCCAkey.html

Earth Satellite
http://www.bester.com/satpasses.html
http://www.spaceweather.com/index.html
http://www.heavens-above.com/

Telescope making and optics
http://www.mmresearch.com/articles/article1/index.htm
http://www.thorlabs.com/index.cfm
http://www-spof.gsfc.nasa.gov/Education/wemwaves.html
http://webtop.msstate.edu/top/mod_geo_images.html
http://www.telescopes.ru/software/index.phtml
http://lectureonline.cl.msu.edu/~mmp/applist/applets.htm
http://www.howstuffworks.com/index.htm
http://www.ph.utexas.edu/~phy-demo/resources/resources.html

Optical raytracing
http://bobmay.astronomy.net/refractor/Refrdesign.htm

Microscope
http://www.ou.edu/research/electron/www-vl/
http://www.surplusshed.com/

Note: If you find any links that are not working, please let us know - thanks!

   

Newsletter | Membership | Schedule | Workshop | Astrophotos | Links | Directions | Contacts
What's Up | Astro Advice | Constellation Chronicle | EAS History | Chabot Space & Science Center | Beware! | Home