The Night Sky Network has been growing and expanding, reaching more and more people across the United States. To celebrate our success and better serve the astronomy community the Night Sky Network, JPL's PlanetQuest Public Engagement Program, NASA Education Forum on Solar System Exploration, and the Astronomical Society of the Pacific have teamed up to update the Night Sky Network website.
Here are some of the new and exciting features on the site! Browse around and get to know us!
* New Introduction Video.
Learn about the Night Sky Network by watching our new video. Visit the "About the Network" page at http://nightsky.jpl.nasa.gov/about.cfm and watch the short video.
* Night Sky Planner.
Our handy resource page for planning your night of astronomy! The planner includes:
Sunset and moonrise times for today or the whole year
Current sky map
* Sample of a Night Sky Network activity.
Curious about what kind of activities the Night Sky Network provides? Take a peek at a sample activity, perfect for classroom, scout meetings or just about anywhere you have an audience interested in learning about astronomy!
* NASA Resources for Amateur Astronomers.
Consolidates on one page many of the NASA programs and resources of particular use to amateur astronomers.
We hope you enjoy the new and improved features of the website and we welcome
your feedback. Send comments or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org