Just the LinksTOC:
Clear Sky Charts
Seeing Observations Database
Ottawa Astronomy Weather
How to buy a telescope
The Four Observers
(Not for minors)
I'm a retired software weenie, that's the technical term, and an amateur astronomer.
I never had a use for a personal website until I heard about the computer language Python. I figured any language named after Monty Python's Flying Circus had to be cool. But to learn Python, I needed a problem to write code for. I found it tedious to add 5 in my head to convert UTC to EST in using the astronomy forecast maps at CMC, so I started writing code.
I'm generating clear sky charts for >3000+ observatories and observing sites in North America and having an absolute blast. I wish knew how to turn clear sky charts into a livelihood so I could do it full time.
There are a few other things on this website that largely came about from the charts:
And then there is just plain sillyness:
I've come to appreciate the social aspects of the astronomy hobby. So I deliberately created a few places where astronomers could yak:
Click here to tell me exactly how boring you found this.