Physics 368: Space Physics
Material from Lectures
-- pictures, video clips, etc. presented in lecture
The Exploration of the Earth's Magnetosphere
-- An online Space Physics text - conceptually oriented with little math.
Oulu Space Physics Textbook
-- Another online Space Physics text.
The Sun and Stellar Structure
conceptual introduction to the Sun from Nick Strobel's very nice Astronomy Notes site.
An almost complete course on the Sun, including both conceptual and mathematical presentations of a variety of topics.
The NRL Plasma Formulary
-- A wonderfully reference containing equations, formulas, constants, and parameters from all branches of physics, though concentrating on plasmas.
Physics of the aurora
-- fancy interactive materials about the magnetosphere and aurora from UCAR (local copy).
-- NASA site providing news and information about meteor showers, solar flares, auroras, and near-Earth asteroids
-- Commerical site with information about space
Sun-Earth Connection Division
-- NASA focussing on the ways that the Sun affects the Earth
Mission to Geospace
-- general NASA Space Physics Site
American Geophysical Union (AGU)
-- the professional society for geophysicists, including space physicists
Auroral Activity Observation Network
-- tracks observations of aurora from the Earth by amateurs and professionals
Aurora Watching in Minnesota
-- University of Minnesota site - I think its unmaintained
The Aurora: Information and Images
The Aurora Page
International Solar-Terrestrial Physics (ISTP)
-- links to several major Space Physics satellites
Space Physics at the National Space Science Data Center
-- access to satellite data
The Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO)
-- NASA/ESA spacecraft that makes wonderful observations of the Sun
-- NASA spacecraft which observes the Earth's Magnetosphere