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Equuleus - the little horse

Posted on July 9, 2017 at 1:08am 0 Comments

Equuleus is the ancient designation for this small constellation. Even Claudius Ptolemy included it on his maps as the little horse. It's the second smallest constellation, the record for smallest being held by the southern cross. It's usually drawn as just a horses head,…

Eridanus - the river

Posted on July 1, 2017 at 5:48pm 0 Comments

Eridanus is a long narrow constellation winding like a river from Orion's kneecap to points farther south. It is probably named after Eridu, an ancient city in in old Babylonia. Over the ages various cultures have given it various names and backstories, almost all of them…

Fornax - the furnace

Posted on June 25, 2017 at 5:14pm 0 Comments

The constellation Fornax is one those created by Nicolas Louis de Lacaille in the mid 1700's to commemorate the enlightenment's greatest hits. It represents the little furnaces that chemists use in the laboratory to cook things you shouldn't eat. I'm sure you can order one on…

Gemini - the twins

Posted on June 18, 2017 at 1:58am 0 Comments

The constellation of Gemini represents the twin sons of Jupiter, whose names are Castor and Pollux. Those two boys are also represented by the bright stars that are drawn as the heads of the figures when you connect the dots. Ptolemy added Gemini to his maps a couple of…

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At 12:28pm on January 27, 2012, Monica McGee (Monicks) said…

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