Astronomical Information

This page will take you to a number pages which will allow you to obtain answers to a number of questions about astronomy, such as how to choose a telescope and how to get started in CCD imaging.

You can also obtain up to date information about how stars live and die and discover the location of some of our most distant spacecraft.

How Do Telescopes Work

How To Choose a Telescope

Where Do We Come From

Definition of Astronomical Objects

What Is A Black Hole

A Tour of the Solar System

How Do We Measure Distances in Space

How Stars Live and Die

Where Are The Voyagers

How Old is the Universe

How Do We Measure Magnitude

Celestial Coordinates

Which Way is "Up"

Could There Be a Deep Impact