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Amateur Contributions to Astronomy

Center for Backyard Astrophysics

Features an international organization of astronomers studying the measurement of the properties of light coming from catastrophic explosions of stars. Also shows constellation statistics, article collection, and facility information.

MBCAA Observatory

Displays a collection of observation reports of variable stars and transient phenomena. Also shows a description on the features of AstroMB, an astronomy database software.

Systemic

Aims to better understand the statistical distribution of planetary system initial conditions in the galaxy through a large-scale simulation with public participation.

Transitsearch

Features an article depicting the discovery of highly unusual planets orbiting the sun-like stars HD 156846 and HD 4113. Also displays an astronomical table showing data of discovered transits of the objects.

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