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(links added or verified last on 13 April 2007)
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Table of contents:
Astronomy Meteorology Computer sciences Other sciences
Universities Observatories Astronomical societies Other organizations
Finland Turku and surroundings Commercial links Other links
The Society presentation of Tuorla Observatory

- ADS Abstract Service
- Astro-ph preprint service
- International Astronomy Meetings
- Astronomy Picture of the Day

- JPL Solar System Simulator
- SETI@home
- Universe Today (space and astronomy news)

Weather and forecasts; Finland
- Current weather in Turku
- Finnish Meteorological Institute
- Foreca
- Finnish Road Administration weather cameras

Weather and forecasts; elsewhere
- Weather in Spain
Computer sciences

- FITS Data Format
- IRAF (Image Reduction and Analysis Facility)
- PGPLOT Graphics Subroutine Library
- A free Fortran 90 compiler from Intel
Other sciences


In Turku
- University of Turku
- Åbo Akademi
- Turku School of Economics and Business Administration

Elsewhere in Finland
- University of Helsinki
- University of Oulu
- University of Jyväskylä

In European Union
- University of Cambridge, UK
- University of Oxford, UK
- University of Heidelberg, DE

Outside of European Union
- York University, CAN
- Princeton University, USA
- Saint-Petersburg State University, RUS
Astronomical institutions

In and around Turku
- Tuorla Observatory
- Turku University Space Research Laboratory
- Väisälä Institute for Space Physics and Astronomy

Elsewhere in Finland
- Metsähovi Radio Observatory
- Helsinki University Observatory
- Oulu University astronomy division

In European Union
- European Southern Observatory (ESO)
- Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC)
- Nordic Optical Telescope (NOT)

Outside of European Union
- Australia Telescope National Facility (ATNF)
- Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope
- National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO)
Astronomical societies

Professional astronomers' societies
- International Astronomical Union (IAU)
- European Astronomical Society
- Royal Astronomical Society, UK
- American Astronomical Society, USA

Amateurs' societies
In Finland
- Ursa of Turku (only in Finnish)
- Ursa Astronomical Association

In European Union

Outside of European Union
- The Planetary Society
Other organizations

- ESA (European Space Agency)
- NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, USA)

- Academy of Finland
- Exact Sciences Society

- An interactive map of Finland
Turku and surroundings

- City of Turku
- Commune of Piikkiö (in Finnish)
- City of Kaarina
- City of Paimio (in Finnish)
Commercial links

- Finland Post
- Finnair
- Matkahuolto bus services
- Finnish national railroad company (VR)
- Hostel Tuorla
Other links

- Google search engine
- Maporama global map service
- Oanda currency converter