Indexed up to 1992 by Dwight Walker
covers the first five volumes 1(1)-5(6), 1988-92
Sky & Space is a great Australian astronomy magazine covering the Southern Hemisphere, an area hard to find information on. The magazine covers astronomy, space and astrophysics and has a broad range of black and white and colour astrophotography. It is aimed at the amateur astronomer, high school student and semiprofessional.
This product is invaluable for accessing detailed information from the relevant back issues of Southern Astronomy/Sky and Space.
Nearly all astronomical objects have been covered including galaxies, stars and quasars plus all the photographs. Now you should be able to find what you are looking for in the night sky!
Off the market.
We do ad-hoc astronomy research. Contact us with your query. We are a professional research librarian with science background.
For later material, search the index in SAGE bibliographic database from RMIT Publishing's Informit Search available in most High School and some public libraries.
Sky & Space is available by back order from the Sky & Space Publishing or from your local library. The two titles are:
Sky & Space and Southern Astronomy is available from your local library up to 2007
The publisher Sky & Space Publishing (Galaxy Publishing Pty Ltd ABN 50 106 693 627) closed in March 2010 and stopped publishing in 2008 due to Lyle's illness.
Australia also was a tough market to make money out of in astronomy.
In August 2015, I discovered this has same editor as Critical Comms, the previous editor of Southern Astronomy! This is where Australian astronomy ended.
UK astronomy magazine that beat Sky & Space and Southern Astronomy in the end!
The subject index was based on T-Rex, the astronomy thesaurus produced by the Anglo-Australian Observatory, Sydney. It can be downloaded freely in Mac, PC or UNIX format.
Deepsky Astronomy Software for Win 98/ME/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista32/Vista64/All Windows 7/32 bit and 64 bit Windows (17MB)- Steve Tuma's 3D database of NGC, IC and Messier deep space objects - comes with CD of 410,000 deep sky objects (graphics intensive site) - ASCOM telescope control software
Plenty of CCD images of deep sky objects!
Remote control CCD telescope setup by Wheaton College and Columbia University, USA
1 hour from Orange NSW via Blayney
research into transient gassing of the Moon (Columbia)
Comet pictures and astronomy news updates.
US based - has RealAudio
star charts - sponsored by the British High Commission, Questacon and Canberra Planetarium and Observatory
Loxton SA amateur astronomer who takes tours
German aerospace company
puts commercial launches into orbit
ACSER (Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research) UNSW 20-21/2/13 - includes NASA and USC
UNSW student microsatellite
increased distance of light from 100km to 1200km
rocket launch site in 1960s and 1970s - built in 1947
search for Near Earth Objects (NEO) - Microplanets (comets, asteroids and meteoroids) in southern hemisphere
citation database of astrophysics articles
Australian Space Weather Agency - Australasian ionosphere
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