a list of amateur and profressional astronomical societies
that meet and hold events in the area and links to the five
planetariums in the state.
Earth Bases is the launching pad to national and international
astronomical organizations. Here you will find links
to information about deep space, space travel, virtual
worlds, astronomy periodicals, teacher resources,
sky watching and iconography, myth, & symbolism.
Sky Port Forum
View the most recent updates on topics surrounding
astronomy and the universe at Sky Port Forum. To access the
message board, you will need to register with Galaxymaine.com.
Registration is free and only takes a moment. [link to registration
when message board is launched]
Meet up in the Communicator chat room to discuss
topics relating to the universe: telescopes, tips on observing
the night sky, discussion of newsworthy events or even debate
a theory that goes against the astronomical mainstream. Do you
have an opinion on heliocentrism vs.geocentrism? What are your
thoughts on relativity or the Big Bang theory? This chat room
is for people to explore topics, share information, and compare
ideas with others. To log into the Communicator, you will need
to create a unique username and password. Click here [link to
sign in] to sign in.
Galaxy Maine hosts this album of sky and space
photographs from around the state. New additions from everyone
are welcome, and they can be sent to the Gallery editor easily
by e-mail. Post your amateur astronomy images and view other photographer’s