An astronomer is a scientist in the field of astronomy who concentrates their studies on a specific question or field outside of the scope of Earth.
Education, observing, newspaper, gallery, and articles located in New York City.
Learn how time in the sky can differ from time on the ground and the different measures of timekeeping that are used in astronomy for easy observing.
The famed Orion Nebula is the star attraction of this gorgeous night sky photo sent in to SPACE.com recently by an amateur astronomer. Astrophotographer Chuck Manges
Astronomy club with two active observatories, monthly meetings, and workshops. Geared towards novices and experts alike.
Amateur astronomer Gary Hug has discovered almost 300 asteroids and a comet.
News for, by and about amateur astronomers around the world. A quarterly publication with lots of articles and pictures about all aspects of amateur astronomy.
Information on naked eye observations, first time telescope buyers, equipment and software reviews, and general information.
I have been involved in amateur telescope making (ATM) for over 20 years. In that time I have built many different telescopes and other instruments.
You don’t need to be a professional astronomer to find new worlds orbiting distant stars. Darwin mechanic and amateur astronomer Andrew Grey this week helped to