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Astronomy Links

General Astronomy Resources

Page of Astronomy Links (thanks to Ashley)
 
Buying Equipment
 
Recommendations for Beginning Astronomers
So, You Want to Buy a Telescope?
Sky & Telescope Tips for beginning buyers & Users
Astronomy Equipment Reviews
Cloudy Nights Telescope Reviews
Ed Ting Telescope Reviews
 
Used/Classified Ads
 
ASTROMART: The Global Astronomy Marketplace
Astronomy Mall Free Classified Ads 
 
Telescope & Mount Manufacturers
 
Obsession Telescopes
Meade
Celestron
Starmaster Telescopes
Orion
Discovery
Televue
Ioptron
Losmandy
Lunt Solar Systems
Wiliam Optics
Stellarvue 
 
Dealers

Adirondack Video Astronomy
Anacortes
OPT
Astronomics
Adorama
 
Local (ish!) Dealers
 
Highpoint Scientific (Montague, NJ)
Skie Unlimited (Pottstown ,PA)
 
Observing
 
Association of Lunar & Planetary Observers
JPL's HORIZONS System (Ephemeris and Solar System Information)
International Occultation Timing Assocoation
The American Meteor Society
Satellite Predictions
The Interactive NGC Catalog Online
SEDS Messier Database
Star Gazer Home Page
Solar System Simulator
Some Common Names for Deep Sky Objects
SkyMap Software home page
Skymaps.com - Publication Quality Sky Maps & Star Charts
Cartes du Ciel - Free sky chart and telescope control software
Argo Navis Digital Setting Circles
Sky Commander Digital Setting Circles
 
Light Polution
 
International Dark-Sky Association
 
Clubs, etc. in New Jersey
 
S*T*A*R Astronomy Society Home Page
United Astronomy Clubs of New Jersey, Inc.
ASTRA (Toms River)
Amateur Astronomers of Princeton
Amateur Astronomers Inc. (Cranford)
NJAA (High Bridge)
North Jersey Astronomical Group (Clifton)
South Jersey Astronomy Club (Millville)
Rockland Astronomy Club
The SETI League
Dreyfuss Planetarium (Newark)
Raritan Valley Community College Planetarium (North Branch)
Liberty Science Center (Jersey City)
 
Clubs, etc. elsewhere

Stellafane
 
S*T*A*R Member Home Pages
John Ambrose's Home Page
Michael Lindner's Home Page
Frank Loso's Home Page
Rich Persico's Home Page
Jay Respler's Sky Views Page
David Segelstein's Home Page
Gordon Waite's Home Page
Steve Walters' Home Page
 
Publications & Periodicals
 
Amateur Astronomy Magazine
Sky & Telescope
 
Maintenance

What is Collimation, Anyway?
An Exercise in Collimation
Collimating a Newtonian Telescope 
 
Astrophotography - Webcam
 
Robert Reeve's website - lots of lunar mosaics
Damien Peach's website - spectacular planetary images
Wesley Higgins' website - lots of lunar images made with an 18" Starmaster
 
 
 

New S*T*A*R Officers

These are the new Club Officers, voted in at the June 2013 Business Meeting.