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  • Purchasing Amateur Telescopes may help answer the question "What telescope should I buy?"
  • StarHeads , the last product of the Star*s Family is now available at the Centre de Donnees astronomiques de Strasbourg (CDS). StarHeads gives access to more than 1000 individual pages of astronomers and space scientists, and this figure is rapidly growing.
  • Lockheed-Martin Solar and Astrophysics Laboratory has images from lots of Lockheed-operated satellites including some Japanese Space Agency satellites.
  • Guide to Stars and Galaxies , produced by the Engineering in Astronomy team at the University of Bradford, England, is a multimedia guide to stars and galaxies. The guide has been converted from a popular CD-ROM (with permission), is rich in graphics and audio, and is nicely done.
  • Astronomical Observatory of Padua has a home page with some possibly interesting stuff.