Useful Links & Resources for Schools

This is a collection of useful links with resources that can be used by schools for astronomy illustrations. While we find these links useful and can recommend their use, we are not responsible for their content nor experts in their use.

Greenwich observatory offers a good collection of links, help for astronomy facts and classroom resources for schools and all key stages

Galaxy Zoo - Contribute to the forefront of scientific research by helping to classify galaxies. For more fun science projects, or to create your own, visit the Zooniverse.

Sixty Symbols - A youtube project with many good science videos, run by Brady Haran and the Physics Department at the University of Nottingham

Deep Sky Videos - another channel by Brady Haran that features a video for every Messier object. Astronomy at its best.

Hubble UDF - The most important image ever taken

Hubble Gallery - a gallery of nice Hubble images

Astronomy Picture of the day - one great astronomy picture (and explanation) every day.