Google News searches newspapers, magazines, blogs, and other news sites from around the world. Results are usually very current, from the past few days or months (depending on the topic). Topics could be something general like astronomy. Or something more specific:
- extrasoloar planets kepler mission
- black holes
If you have a Google account, you can even create an "astronomy channel" or email alert for astronomy related news.
Astronony News Sites
These websites and blogs report news about astronomy. They're intended for people in the general public who enjoy astronomy.
Astronomy offers some content online (some is for subscribers only):
Sky and Telescope is almost as old as the sun! An excellent source:
Astronomy Magazines at the Library
Browse through our current issue and back issues of...
(in the Periodicals section, past the Borrow desk)