Since its debut in June 1995, SkyandTelescope.com has been met with great enthusiasm and loyalty. It currently attracts more than 120,000 people each month for an average of 1.4 million page views. Linked to by more than 25,000 other Web pages, Sky & Telescope's award-winning Web site is not only the most popular and comprehensive online astronomy resource, but also the first point of contact for thousands of new enthusiasts each month.
With its first major site overhaul since its original launch, the best became better still.
Some highlights of what you'll find here:
- New Interactive Sky Chart:
It's our star map from the magazine, customized by
location and time.
- Personalized Almanac:
Know when the Sun, Moon, and planets are up.
- Observing Highlights:
Observational astronomers will love this area.
- Search for Past Articles:
All the way back to 1941! PDFs available from 1996.
- Events by Date or Location:
Find local astronomy clubs or star parties.
- Image Gallery:
Breathtaking images from ground- and space-based scopes.
- Astrophotography and CCD Imaging:
Tips and ideas for film cameras and CCDs.
- Database of Astronomy Institutions:
Planetariums, Observatories, Museums.
- A Special Place for Beginners:
Lot's of well-organized "how to" articles.
- Professional/Amateur "Pro-Am" Collaboration:
How amateurs can help the pros!
Readers won't want to miss it neither will you.