This page is a list of astronomy web resources such as: Space News Services, Space Missions and Experiments, Observatories, Societies and Papers, Other Institutions, Astronomical Software and Data, Astronomical Imagery, Educational, General Astronomy, and Astronomy & Science Publications.
NRAO provides state-of-the-art radio telescope facilities for use by the international scientific community. NRAO telescopes are open to all astronomers regardless of institutional or national affiliation.
Provides links to general astronomy resources. The table of contents includes current news topics, Exploring Mars, Astrobiology, Space Exploration Programs, Astronomy Magazines, History of Astronomy, and much more.
This is the Flexible Image Transport System, and is the standard data interchange format used by most Astronomical Software, including AIPS. Follow the above reference for a very extensive set of documentataion, including a large resource list for Astronomy on the internet.
PyRAF, based on the Python scripting language, is a command language for IRAF that can be used in place of the existing IRAF CL. PyRAF is part of the stsci_python package of astronomical data analysis tools, and a product of the Science Software Branch at the Space Telescope Science Institute.