Photo Constellation = a group of stars forming a recognizable pattern that is traditionally named after its apparent form or identified with a mythological figure. Modern astronomers divide the sky into eighty-eight constellations with defined boundaries. Artwork


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Photo: Martin Heigan, Sun The Sun is the star at the center of the Solar System. It is a nearly perfect sphere of hot plasma, with internal convective motion that generates a magnetic field via a dynamo process. – Wikipedia A Decade of Sun Headlines–a-star-that-looks-almost-exactly-like-our-sun Recommended Listening The sun, our star …


Logo In the pantheon of the social web, Twitter – – allows users to publish short messages of 280 characters of less. Twitterers can post their tweets across devices, including the iPhone, Android, Blackberry, or Windows devices and traditional computers. Our take: Twitter is a global poetry slam. Say something brilliant or quote someone …