Argent Astro Research Institute (AARI)


AARI is a privately funded organization conducting research in a wide variety of astronomical topics including Robotically Controlled Telescopes, Variable Star Astrophysics, Multispectral/Multimessenger Astronomy and Astrophysics (Optical, Radio, IR, Gamma Ray), High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena (Gamma Ray Bursts, Quasi-Stellar Objects, Active Galactic Nuclei, Gravitational Waves, etc.), Young Stellar Clusters/YSOs, Time Domain Astrophysics, Internet Based Astronomical Research (Data Mining, Data Analysis), Multiverse Cosmology, and Advanced Technologies for Astronomical Applications, including CubeSats

Robotically Controlled Telescopes


AAVSONet Images

Faulkes Robotic Telescope Project

Bradford Robotic Telescope

Las Cumbres Observatory

MicroObservatory Robotic Telescope Network

Burke-Gaffney Observatory

Abbey Ridge Observatory

Astronomical Databases & Sky Surveys

American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO)

Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS)

Mikulski Archive for Space Telescopes (MAST)

Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS)

Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS) Missions

Catalina Real-Time Transient Survey (CRTS)

Red Supergiants

Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF)

All Sky Automated Survey (ASAS)

ASAS-SN Sky Patrol (All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae)

Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)



Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS)


Dauban Survey


Astronomical Resources on the Internet

The Astronomer's Telegram

GCN Circulars Archive

Optical Astronomy

Lowell Observatory

US Virtual Astronomical Observatory (US-VAO)

World Wide Telescope (WWT)

SkyView Virtual Observatory

The US Naval Observatory

Hunting Outbursting Young Stars (HOYS)

International Astronomical Union (IAU)

Radio Astronomy

National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO)

Australian Telescope National Facility

Square Kilometer Array (SKA)

Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy

Society of Amateur Radio Astronomers (SARA)

Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute (PARI)

Radio Jove

In Search of Erupting Black Holes

Hands-On Universe-NRAO

Exoplanet Astronomy

NASA Exoplanet Archive

Planet Hunters

Disk Detective

Agent Exoplanet

Galactic Astronomy

Nova/Supernova Astronomy

SuperNova Early Warning System (SNEWS)

Galaxy Zoo

The Milky Way Project

Astrophysics and Gravitational Wave Physics

American Astronomical Society (AAS)

American Astronomical Society (AAS) YouTube

Harvard Center for Astrophysics

Goddard Space Flight Center Astrophysics Science Division

George Mason University: The Black Hole-Galaxy Connection Group

MIT: Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research

Keck Institute for Space Studies

Astro-ph (Variable Stars)

ASI Science Data Center

Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO)

Gravitational Wave Open Science Center (GWOSC)

Advanced Virgo

International Pulsar Timing Array

Laser Interferometer Space Antenna (LISA)

Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute)

High Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) Gamma Ray Observatory

Global Rapid Advanced Network Devoted to the Multi-messenger Addicts (GRANDMA)

Kilonova Catcher

Astro Colibri

Microlensing Follow-Up Network (MicroFun)

Center for Backyard Astrophysics

Society for Astronomical Sciences (SAS)

USA Hands-On Universe

Cosmology & Theoretical Physics

The Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics

Stanford Institute for Theoretical Physics (SITP)

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Aspen Center for Physics

The Theoretical Minimum

Caltech Division of Physics, Mathematics, and Astronomy

MIT Department of Physics

University of California San Diego (UCSD)

University of California

University of Maryland Department of Physics

University of Maryland Department of Astronomy

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC)

Higgs Hunters

The Universes of Max Tegmark

Foundational Questions Institute

Journal of Cosmology

Physics & Astronomy International Journal (PAIJ)

Quantum Consciousness

The Penrose Institute


Quanta Magazine

Quantum Computing

Quantum Gravity Research

Holographic Universe

PSW Science


Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

SETI Institute

Mutual UFO Network (MUFON)

J. Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies

Earthtech International, Inc.

UAP eXpeditions

Scientific Coalition for UAP Studies

SCU YouTube Studies

Artificial Intelligence

Spacecraft Missions

James Webb Space Telescope (JWST)

Space Telescope Institute

Space Telescope Institute Public Lectures

Spitzer (Infrared)

Fermi (Gamma Ray)

Hubble Space Telescope (Optical)

Chandra (X-Ray)


Astronomy Education

Space: The Best Games & Resources

Heartland America: Telescope Observation


The 88 Constellations and Their Brightest Stars

Astronomy Guide for 2020

Home Science: Backyard Astronomy

Naked Eye Astronomy

Beginners Guide to Backyard Astronomy

Event Horizon


AARI Research

Special Interest


AARI Email