Winter Constellations

Learning to read the night sky is no easy task. It requires lots of practice to be able to instantly recognize star patterns at a single glance. Besides, it can be very confusing to distinguish one constellation from the next. Especially considering that the constellations only very abstractly resemble their…

The History of Astronomy: A Timeline

Who hasn’t gazed up to the night sky and wondered how astronomy was born? Who were the first people to look to the stars and constellations and name them? Who figured out the patterns and movements of the sky? Astronomy has always fascinated mankind, in our desire to understand…