This section lists sites specifically for chats and forums on all facets of amateur astronomy. Chats and Forums Amateur Astronomy Science.
An Internet forum, or message board, is an online discussion site where people can hold conversations in the form of posted messages. (wikipedia)
- Event Calendar www
Find an upcoming astronomy star party in any area, Calendar, and articles.
- Newsgroups SpaceBanter www
Newsgroups with general, SpaceBanter, solar, and UK astronomy news groups. SpaceBanter.
- Social Planetarium Net www
Social networking site for astronomy educators and planetarium professionals. Planetarium Net.
- Live Astronomy Chat Room www
Live conversation with people from all over the world. Astronomy Chat Room.
- Dedicated Amateur Astronomy Mailing List www
Dedicated to the discussion of amateur astronomy, Astronomy Mailing List, especially observing. Amateur Astronomy Mailing List.
- Discussions Astronomy Forums www
Discussions on space, Forums, physics, news, and commercialization. Features projects and events. Astronomy Forums.
- Free Sky Insight www
Free newsletter, Insight, articles, discussion forum, lunar atlas, observing lists, and store. Sky Insight.
- Members Astronomy Shootouts www
Members share thoughts on various equipment comparisons and brand names. Astronomy Shootouts.
- Forum Heavens Above www
Forum for all aspects of amateur Astronomy. Heavens Above.
- Locating, Astronomy Images www
Locating, Images, identifying and alerting members to the most beautiful and interesting astronomical images on the Web. Astronomy Images.
- A Chicago Astronomer www
A multi-subject resource with worldwide membership via an interactive forum and website. Chicago Astronomer.
- Discussions Tim's Astronomy Forum www
Discussions for general, Astronomy Forum, telescopes, and equipment and accessories topics. Tim's Astronomy Forum.
- Message Astronomy Forum www
Message boards to ask questions or offer advice. Astronomy Forum.
- Discussions Absolute Beginner's Astronomy Forum Archives www
Discussions and questions with answers. Absolute Beginner's Astronomy Forum Archives.
- Gallery The Uk Astro Imaging Forum www
Gallery and personal albums, Astro Imaging Forum, processing competition, reviews, and articles. The Uk Astro Imaging Forum.
- Against Bad Astronomy and Universe Forum Today www
Against the mainstream, Astronomy and Universe Forum Today, general, Martian chronicles, lunar conspiracies, bad TV and bad movies, the book, and Planet X. Bad Astronomy and Universe Forum Today.
- Discussion ETXASTRO: Meade ETX Group www
Discussion of telescope and accessories for owners and anyone considering using the ETX. ETXASTRO: Meade ETX Group.
- Announcements Cloudy Nights - Forums www
Announcements and news, Nights - Forums, equipment, astrophotography, specific equipment, observing, specialty, manufacturers, and galleries. Cloudy Nights - Forums.
- General, Astronomy Magazine: Reader Forums www
General, Magazine: Reader Forums, observing, imaging, equipment, news, clubs, and education. Astronomy Magazine: Reader Forums.
- Discussion The Science Forum www
Discussion topics include astronomy, Science Forum, cosmology, biology, chemistry, earth sciences, physics, social sciences, health, medicine, history, economics, business, engineering, computer science, math and environmental issues. The Science Forum.
- An Science Chat Forum www
An advanced discussion forum for science, Chat Forum, philosophy, and related matters. Multiple forums, career announcements, and a dynamic IRC chatroom. Science Chat Forum.
- Details Astronomical Tours www
Details about past and future expeditions including eclipse trips, Tours, transits and Southern Skies Star Party. Travel programs by astronomers for astronomers. Astronomical Tours.
- Sirius Travel www
2002 eclipse trip through Australia. Travel. Details about past and future tours, tour guides, and contact information. Sirius Travel.
- Facilitates Joint Organization for Solar Observations (JOSO) www
Facilitates collaboration in solar physics among European solar astronomers. Organization for Solar Observations (JOSO). Contains details about JOSO's aims, structure, meetings and working groups. Joint Organization for Solar Observations (JOSO).
- A The Planetary Society www
A nonprofit organization that promotes exploration of the solar system and the search for extraterrestrial intelligence. The Planetary Society.
- Events, The Sirius Stargazers Club www
Events, Sirius Stargazers Club, guidelines, trivia, 20" telescope, galleries, library, caring for eyepieces, and links. The Sirius Stargazers Club.
- Discussion MakScopes www
Discussion group to send and receive emails, MakScopes, discuss ideas and tips, and get the most out of viewing and enjoying the telescope. MakScopes.
- Discussions, Telescope Forums www
Discussions, Forums, opinions, and reviews on equipment and accessories including books and software. Telescope Forums.
- Skynotes, Night Sky Observer www
Skynotes, Sky Observer, weather, articles, equipment, software, images, shop, ezine, and links. Night Sky Observer.
- Images, Amateur Astronomy and Space Website www
Images, Astronomy and Space Website, CCD information, buy and sell, and links. Amateur Astronomy and Space Website.
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