The Andromeda Galaxy is 2.537 million lightyears away from Earth, but can be seen from dark locations with the naked eye.

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
Video clips and articles from National Geographic's series Cosmos, with Neil Degrasse Tyson.

Astronomy Magazine
The latest in astronomy news, videos and photographs. Articles on everything from stargazing to the nature of the cosmos. Learn what to look for in your telescope in "The Sky this Week.”

How to Start Right in Backyard Astronomy
You don't need to invest in expensive equipment to start enjoying stargazing. Learn how to become deeply engaged with the hobby and keep your telescope from becoming a new coat rack; work your way up from the naked eye, keep a journal, and kindle your curiosity.

Home Science: Backyard Astronomy Basics
An astonomy page from Home Advisor that talks about the solar system, the universe, constellations, how telescopes work, and has awesome games, projects and much more.