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Winter Preview: The Bull and the Sisters

Welcome to Winter Preview, a series of posts that highlight sights that can be seen in the winter skies.

The constellation of Taurus, the bull, is home to the most famous star cluster in the skies, the… 149 more words


New on 500px : lost in the stars II by DeSelby by DeSelby

“The cluster core radius is about 8 light years and tidal radius is about 43 light years. The cluster contains over 1,000 statistically confirmed members, although this figure excludes unresolved binary stars. 157 more words


Sappho's Moon and Pleiades

Sappho was born on the island of Lesbos, near Asia Minor, around 650 BC. She was a contemporary of the poet Alcaeus. Little is known with certainty about her life.  1,607 more words


November 2015 Full Moon Vedic Astrology General Horoscope & Chakra Tarot Reading - Passion & Compassion!

Here are the general horoscope and chakra tarot reading videos for the Full Moon in Taurus in Vedic Astrology on November 25, 2015 at 11:44 Universal Time: 147 more words

Astrology & Astronomy

In For a Penny: Of Olympic Proportions – A Pre-Post-Mortem

Charles Lewis III, getting a head start on the recap.

“All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us.” 1,072 more words

Stuart Bousel

2015 November 18

November is the month of the Pleiades.

“The Pleiades companions of Artemis, were the seven daughters of the titan Atlas and the sea-nymph Pleione born on Mount Cyllene. 331 more words



A quick post today as I know I won’t have time to do this tomorrow. This is the second star-cluster photo I took on the night of the lunar eclipse. 100 more words