Resources & Education

Like the real universe, the online universe of astronomy information and resources is expanding ever more rapidly. No single list of astronomy- or space-related websites can be 100 percent complete. The following links, compiled and updated by the RASC: Yukon Centre, are geared toward amateur astronomers and space buffs, but professional astronomers, or educators, may also find them handy.

Some astronomical monikers truly do seem alien, and ensuring correct pronunciation can be hazardous for even the most experienced astronomers. YAS is here to help, with this Audio Pronunciation Guide for the top 500 most commonly mispronounced astronomical objects, from Acamar through Zubeneschamali.