Interesting Facts About Ursa Major
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Interesting Facts About Ursa Major

November 29, 2012 Peter Christoforou 0

The Great Bear In Latin, “ursus” means bear, while in Greek the word is “arktos”, hence the name Arctic (“bearish”) which describes the far northern region of the earth where the constellation of Ursa Major […]

Interesting Facts About Orion
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Interesting Facts About Orion

November 29, 2012 Peter Christoforou 0

Winter Is Coming Orion’s appearance in the night sky means that winter is coming. From mid-northern latitudes, Orion is visible in the evening from November to early May, and in the morning from late July […]

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