Ancient Greek and Roman myths about the stars and constellations.
In Greek mythology, the eagle was associated with Zeus. (Jupiter), either as a
servant who carried Zeus' messages down to humans on Earth or as a disguise ...
Constellations are formed of bright stars which appear close to each other on the
sky, but are really far apart in space. The shapes you see all depend on your ...
Stories about the constellations from Greek mythology.
Ever wonder why groups of stars are named certain things? Our mythologist
explores the origin and meaning behind constellation myths.
While the constellations are in general Latin names of Greek myths, the stars
tend to be Arabic. Generally, planets and the larger asteroids take Roman names
Star myths of ancient Greek mythology including the zodiac and other
Old constellations' names usually come from Greek mythology, while the
constellations created more recently were mostly named after scientific
instruments and ...
Constellations table. ... The Constellations Web Page. All files associated with
The Constellations Web Page are © by Richard Dibon-Smith and meant for ...
A constellation is simply a collection of stars, imaginatively linked together to
represent a person, animal or object in the night sky. In this way astronomers are