Useful Resources

This section lists websites that will provide you and your students with background knowledge relating to the activities on this site, and further information about space science, astronomy and space missions in general.


 

General

www.star.le.ac.uk/edu/index.html
Great site with many useful science related links

www.nasa.gov
NASA's main website

www.universetoday.com
A daily bulletin of astronomy and space science news. Well worth signing up for the free subscription to the news letter.


 

Science


www.theastronomer.org/index.html
The Astronomer

www.britastro.org/main/
British Astronomical Association.

 

Current Projects

mars.jpl.nasa.gov/mgs/index.html
Mars Global Surveyor

spaceflight.nasa.gov/
Space Station

 

Space Centres

www.spacecentre.co.uk
National Space Centre (UK)

www.challenger.org
The Challenger Space Centre

 

Specific - Earth

earth.esa.int
Earth Observation Information from ESA

www.earth.nasa.gov
NASA Earth Science Website

 

Specific - Moon

www.nmm.ac.uk/server/show/conWebDoc.278
The Royal Observatory in Greenwich has Information on the Moon and Links

seds.lpl.arizona.edu/nineplanets/nineplanets/luna.html
The Nine Planets Lunar Information Website

solarsystem.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Moon&Display=Overview
Exploring the Moon - Information about all the Lunar Missions

 

Specific - Mars

nova.stanford.edu/projects/mod/
Mars Outreach Programme.

www.amnh.org/mars
Teaching about Mars

cmex.ihmc.us/CMEX/index.html/
Centre for Mars Exploration

library.thinkquest.org/11147/academy.htm
Mars Academy, students from all over the world designing a manned mission to Mars.

 

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