The Astronomy Center has provided educational resources to introductory astronomy educators since 2003. Over the past 20 years, the rapid pace of discovery has rendered some of our linked resources obsolete. Thus, the Astronomy Center will be decommissioned on March 1, 2022. Our highest quality resources will be retained on ComPADRE.org.

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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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This site offers a wide variety of information pertaining to comets. There is a section on past comets with extensive information and images for each one. There is also sections on…
  
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M. A'Hearn; Publisher: Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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The Deep Impact Mission successfully crashed an instrumented probe into a comet. The mission homepage includes the objectives of the mission, descriptions of the instruments used,…
  
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Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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This NASA website provides information about astronomical objects in the Kuiper Belt. Telescopic images and artists' conceptions illustrate the site.
  
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Publisher: D. Yeomans
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This site contains relevant information on Near Earth Objects (NEO). The site includes current tables with tracking data for potentially hazardous asteroids and their approaches…
  
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M. Bailey, G. Bernstein, and D. Brownlee; Publisher: The Why Files
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This collection of web pages explores the makeup, motion, and observation of comets in the Solar System. The material includes photographs and illustrations of comets, an activity to…