Created on Thu Feb 04 2021 19:52:32 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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What animal can you see here?Look very closely, can you see the dots? These dots are stars.This animal has been used to illustrate a constellation. Can you spot the name of the constellation?
Celestial globes show the geography of the stars.
Constellations are groups of stars forming a recognisable pattern often identified with mythological figures. It was thought such figures made it easier to learn the positions of the stars.
Ben from Explorer Dome is also up in the stars! Lets join him on the next part of his journey through space.
Next time you are looking at the stars you could try to spot some constellations.Can you make your own patterns in the sky?