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Astronomy & Space Publications

This page contains links to online astronomy and space publications, including astronomy journals, astronomy magazines, and astronomy newsletters. Some of these publications are free and some require a subscription. These links are provided by Sea and Sky as a courtesy to our visitors in an attempt to make these resources easy to find and use. By clicking on the links below, you will leave the Sea and Sky site. Sea and Sky is not responsible for the content of these external sites. Problems with these external links should be reported to the Sea and Sky administrator.

  • Apollo Lunar Surface Journal
    The Apollo Lunar Surface Journal is a record of the lunar surface operations conducted by the six pairs of astronauts who landed on the Moon from 1969 through 1972.

  • Astrobiology
    Astrobiology is the leading peer-reviewed international journal for astronomers, biologists, chemists, geologists, microbiologists, paleontologists, and planetary scientists.

  • The Astronomical Journal
    The Astronomical Journal is a peer-reviewed monthly scientific journal owned by the American Astronomical Society and currently published by IOP Publishing.

  • The Astronomical Review
    The Astronomical Review is a quarterly peer-reviewed journal which publishes papers covering recent research and discoveries in the fields of astronomy and cosmology.

  • ATM Letters
    ATM Letters features detailed information about amateur telescope telescope making, written from ATM to ATM. It will both peak your curiosity and answer your questions.

  • Ad Astra
    Ad Astra ("To the Stars") is the award-winning magazine of the National Space Society, featuring the latest news in space exploration and stunning full-color photography.

  • Amateur Astronomy Magazine
    Amateur Astronomy Magazine is a printed forum of the activities relating to amateur astronomers around the world. The magazine is written by amateur astronomers, for amateur astronomers.

  • Amateur Astrophotography Magazine
    An Amateur Astrophotography Online Magazine for the novice and professional, written by the novice and professional. Published bi-monthly free magazine.

  • Astronomy Magazine
    Astronomy is a monthly American magazine about astronomy that contains columns on sky viewing, reader-submitted astrophotographs, and articles on astronomy and astrophysics that are readable by nonscientists.

  • Astronomy Now
    Astronomy Now is a monthly British magazine on astronomy and space widely regarded as the principal amateur astronomy magazine in Britain with a reputed circulation of over 24,000.

  • Mercury Magazine - Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    Mercury Magazine features articles showcasing the latest developments in astronomy as well as society news and monthly sky events.

  • Sky News - Canadian Magazine of Astronomy & Stargazing
    SkyNews is a Canadian Magazine of Astronomy and Stargazing featuring a seasonal star chart, stunning photos of celestial features, expert advice on astronomy equipment, and the latest developments in the world of astronomy.

  • Sky and Telescope
    Sky and Telescope is a monthly magazine featuring current events, events in amateur astronomy, reviews of astronomical equipment, books, and computer software, amateur telescope making and astrophotography.

  • Stardate Online
    StarDate magazine keeps you in touch with the universe with detailed skywatching information, in-depth features, the latest astronomy news, and more.

  • The American Astronomer
    The American Astronomer is the quarterly newsletter of The American Association of Amateur Astronomers. An archive of current and past editions is available to view for free online.

  • Astronomy Outreach Newsletter - International Astronomical Union
    The IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach was set up to build on the momentum of the International Year of Astronomy 2009, and its mailing list of Education and Public Outreach professionals is a valued part of its legacy.

  • The Reflector - The Astronomical League
    The Reflector is the quarterly newsletter of the Astronomical League. It is published in March, June, September and December and is available to view online.