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written by Robert Nemiroff and Jerry Bonnell
published by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the Laboratory for High Energy Astrophysics, the Goddard Space Flight Center, and the Michigan Technological University
This web site features a different daily image of our universe, along with explanations written by professional astronomers. Within the written text, links are provided to related web sites, videos, and background information. Images for the past 15 years have been maintained in an online archive -- easily searchable by keyword, date, or alphabetical index.
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- Informal Education
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- Lower Undergraduate
- Upper Undergraduate
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Date Metadata Instance was created April 7, 2003 by Juliette Rupert
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AIP Format
R. Nemiroff and J. Bonnell, (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington), WWW Document, (http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
R. Nemiroff and J. Bonnell, Astronomy Picture of the Day, (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington), <http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.html>.
APA Format
Nemiroff, R., & Bonnell, J. (n.d.). Astronomy Picture of the Day. Retrieved December 22, 2014, from National Aeronautics and Space Administration: http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.html
Chicago Format
Nemiroff, Robert, and Jerry Bonnell. Astronomy Picture of the Day. Washington: National Aeronautics and Space Administration. http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.html (accessed 22 December 2014).
MLA Format
Nemiroff, Robert, and Jerry Bonnell. Astronomy Picture of the Day. Washington: National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 22 Dec. 2014 <http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.html>.
BibTeX Export Format
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