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Dickinson College Physics & Astronomy Department
The Dickinson College Physics and
Astronomy Department web page. The page includes information on faculty,
majors, and research opportunities in the department.
Britton Weather Information
Continuosly updated clear sky clock for Dickinson's Britton Observatory.
The International Dark Sky Association
The Dark Sky Association web site
provides information on light pollution, how it affects the science of astronomy,
and how you can help to stop the brightening of our skies in your own town.
Astronomy Picture of the Day
Perhaps one of the most popular astronomy
sites on the web, Astronomy Picture of the Day posts a new astronomical
image every day with a brief summary written by an astronomer. The site also
has an extensive archive of amazing images.
Sky & Telescope
Sky & Telescope is one of the
most popular astronomy magazines and their site is full of striking images,
well-written stories, and breaking astronomical news.
Space Telescope Science Institute
Space Telescope is the institute
which helps NASA control the Hubble Telescope. The site contains pictures
from the Hubble, the latest news in astronomy, and also detailed surveys
of the sky.
SETI at Home
A website dedicated to the SETI project
(Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence. Through SETI at Home, almost
anyone can look for intelligent life by helping to process the vast amounts
of data collected by astronomers in Arecibo, Chile.