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sci.astro and groups in the sci.astro.* hierarchy are newsgroups for
the discussion of astronomical topics.  This post documents the topics
generally accepted as appropriate as well as guidelines for posting in
these groups.  New readers (as well as more experienced ones!) are
encouraged to review this material with the hope that it will maximize
their use and enjoyment of the astronomy newsgroups.

This post is an extract of the material found in the sci.astro FAQ.
The FAQ is posted on a regular basis to the newsgroup sci.astro.  It
is available via anonymous ftp from
<URL:ftp://rtfm.mit.edu/pub/usenet/news.answers/astronomy/faq/>, and
it is on the World Wide Web at
<URL:http://sciastro.astronomy.net/sci.astro.html> and
<URL:http://www.faqs.org/faqs/astronomy/faq/>.  A partial list of
worldwide mirrors (both ftp and Web) is maintained at
<URL:http://sciastro.astronomy.net/mirrors.html>.  (As a general note,
many other FAQs are also available from
<URL:ftp://rtfm.mit.edu/pub/usenet/news.answers/>.)

The material in this document was contributed by 
Philippe Brieu <philippe@umich.edu>, 
Walter I. Nissen, Jr. CDP <dk058@cleveland.freenet.edu>, and 
Steven Willner <swillner@cfa.harvard.edu, with editing by 
Joseph Lazio <jlazio@patriot.net>.

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