Please note that these links lead out of SpaceWander's website. SpaceWander is not responsible for the content of these pages or the links they may contain.

Thank you to the following organizations for their assistance:


Arizona State University

Aura, Inc.

Basic Plasma Science Facility, UCLA

Braille Institute of Hollywood

Bravenet Guestbooks

California Institute of Technology

European Southern Observatory (ESO)

European Space Agency (ESA)

Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STScI/NASA)

Italian Space Agency (ISA)

Goddard Space Flight Center/NASA

Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA

The Johns Hopkins University

Kennedy Space Center/NASA

La Plata Observatory, Argentina

LA's Best Program


Marshall Space Flight Center/NASA

Mercy Corps


NASA IMAGE/POETRY Education and Public Outreach program

National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO)

NSSDC Photo Gallery

Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington (Pasadena, CA)

The Planetary Society

Princeton University


Rice University

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO)

South Carolina State University

Space Telescope Science Institute (StSci)

University of Arizona

University of Arizona/CICLOPS

University of Arizona/Lunar and Planetary Laboratory

University of Arizona/Steward Observatory

University of Illinois

University of Geneva

University of Hawaii/Institute for Astronomy

University of Maryland

University of Washington/MPIA

University of Wisconsin-Madison

U.S. Geological Survey

U.S. Naval Observatory

Web Position Gold

If we have accidentally missed your organization in our credits, please email us!


We would like to also acknowledge the following books/videos as references helping to make this site a reality:

Jay Barbree and Martin Caidin, "Journey Through Time", Penguin Group, New York, 1995.

Robert Burnham and Gabrielle Walker, "Astronomy" Reader's Digest Explorers, New York, 1998.

Charles & Ray Eames, "Films of Charles & Ray Eames Vol. 1", 1989.

John Gribbin and Simon Goodwin, "Origins: Our Place in Hubble's Universe", The Overlook Press, New York, 1997.

Simon Goodwin, "Hubble's Universe: Portrait of Our Cosmos", Penguin Group, New York, 1997.

Jacquelin Mitton and Stephan P. Maran, "Gems of the Hubble" Cambridge University Press, New York 1996.


The following websites also served as references for SpaceWander:

Fahrenheit, Celsius and Kelvin Converter

Solar Sytem Simulator by David Seal

JPL Photojournal

JPL Solar System Exploration

JPL Solar System & Planets website

Mars Exploration website