International Year of Astronomy (IYA) Discovery Guides
Join the international celebration with these easy-to-use monthly guides.
Each IYA Discovery Guide includes:
New theme every month
• Hands-on activity to explore the theme
• Featured celestial object and how to find it in the sky.
The Night Sky Network is a nationwide coalition of amateur astronomy clubs bringing the science, technology, and inspiration of NASA's missions to the general public.
share our time and telescopes to provide you with unique astronomy
experiences at science museums, observatories, classrooms, and under
the real night sky.
The International Year of Astronomy (http://astronomy2009.us) aims to help citizens of the world rediscover their place in the Universe through the daytime and nighttime sky. Learn more about NASA's contributions to the International Year of Astronomy at http://astronomy2009.nasa.gov
The Night Sky Network's International Year of Astronomy (IYA) Discovery Guides are supported and sponsored by the NASA Forums and missions listed below:
Telescope Science Institute's Origins
Special Advisor: Denise Smith
PlanetQuest Exoplanet Exploration Program
Special Advisor: Michael Greene
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Suzaku Mission E/PO Program
NASA's Kepler Discovery Mission