Intrigued by the show? Want to know more about what's going on in the sky? Here are some links to get you started, whether what you want is to identify constellations or learn about black holes. (These links all take you out of the UitP website.)

Astronomy Information

Images, scientific discoveries, NASA missions and how Hollywood gets it wrong...

The Night Sky

There are many websites where you can find information for different levels, from the general interest, naked eye objects to detailed observing plans for amateur telescopes. Here are just a few:

Beginners and Basics

Some of these sites require you to enter your lattitude and longitude. For reference, Madison is at 43N and -89W.



Another great resource for information on astronomy and telescopes in the Madison area is the UW Space Place.

Contact Info

Universe in the Park
Dept of Astronomy
475 N. Charter St.
Madison, WI 53706

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