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Astronomy

Astronomy Education Resources - A collection of lesson plans, articles, and resource guides from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific.

CosmoQuest - Participate in astronomy citizen science projects, and explore their 365 Days of Astronomy podcast and blog.

EarthSky Tonight - Information on tonight's astronomical happenings.

GoogleMars - In collaboration with NASA, this site offers close-up views of the regions and geological features of Mars, and the locations of both active and inactive spacecraft on the planet's surface. 

Introduction to Astronomy: Crash Course - A series of quick-paced educational videos all about astronomy.  Produced by PBS LearningMedia

Jet Propulsion Labratory (JPL) - Information on current and past space missions, a large education page, and links to lots of images, videos, podcasts, and free mobile apps.

JPL Mars Rover - Learn about the current Mars Rover Opportunity, and visit sections for kids, students, and teachers.

NASA - The latest space news, missions information, and launch schedule, with special sections for educators and students and the wildly popular Image of the Day gallery.

Sky and Telescope - The latest astronomy news, and you can watch past episodes of SkyWeek, a weekly video reviewing astronomical findings.