Future Research Project Ideas
Astronomical Research using Data Archives
There are vast amounts of scientific data being released to the public on a daily basis, and this includes a great deal of astronoical data. Archival research, as referenced here, means scientific research that can be conducting using data that currently exists. To give you a sample of what is out there in the way of astronomical data archives visit http://www.google.com/Top/Science/Astronomy/Data_Archives/ . In addition to these resources, Spitzer has its own data archives. The possibility for research ideas using data archives is limitless.