Astronomy Activities and Links

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NASA Picture Dictionary: https://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/dictionary/index.html

Google Sky: https://www.google.com/sky/

James Webb Telescope image gallery: https://webb.nasa.gov/

Interactives and Videos of space: https://viewspace.org/

Northrom Grumman Space Database: https://www.northropgrumman.com/space/

Peer Reviewed Space Research: https://www.frontiersin.org/journals/astronomy-and-space-sciences

Astronomy online magazine: https://www.astronomy.com/

The Planetary Society: https://www.planetary.org/

Sky and Telescope guide to astronomy: https://skyandtelescope.org/

The Nine Planets in-depth information about our solar system: https://nineplanets.org/

Discover Earth's Moon: https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/moons/earths-moon/overview/

Our Galactic Neighborhood: https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/

Meteor shower peak dates: https://www.amsmeteors.org/meteor-showers

Current and upcoming NASA missions: https://www.planetary.org/space-missions

Worldwide space exploration timeline: https://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/space-timeline.html

Comprehensive space exploration timeline including satellites: https://www.tutorialspoint.com/fundamentals_of_science_and_technology/space_exploration_timeline.htm

Star map to locate constellations near you: https://stellarium-web.org

Night sky by date and location: https://www.timeanddate.com/astronomy/night/

Sky maps by date and location: http://www.skymaponline.net/

African Cosmos: Stellar Arts Exhibit: https://africa.si.edu/exhibits/cosmos/intro.html

Literary devices, definitions, and examples: https://writers.com/common-literary-devices