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  • 1. Theories of the Universe Theories of Ancient Greece What did they see??? - Roughly dating back 6000 years - the lion - Earliest constellations were found by - the bull Homer. -the scorpion - By the 5th B.C Most of the constellations came with a Myth - Alexandria came up with 48 constellations (112 stars)***Each constellation comes with: - a name - a meaning - a three letter abbreviationConstellations:Name: Leo meaning: the lion abbreviation: LeoName: Sagitta meaning: the arrow abbreviation: Sge
  • 2. Name: Volans meaning: Flying Fish Abbreviation: Vol
  • 3. Bibliography- "Constellations." JIM KALER. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Jan. 2011. <http://stars.astro.illinois.edu/sow/const.html>.- "Free Constellations Clipart." ClipartPal - Royalty Free Clipart, Web Graphics, Images. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Jan. 2011. <http://www.clipartpal.com/clipart_pd/space/constellations_10174.html>.- "Hunt for Alien Earths: New rocky planet found in constellation Leo." Hunt for Alien Earths. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Jan. 2011. <http://newearthplanets.blogspot.com/2010/08/new-rocky-planet- found-in-constellation.html>.- "September Constellations - Discover the Constellations on Sea and Sky." Sea and Sky - Explore the Oceans Below and the Skies Above. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Jan. 2011. <http://www.seasky.org/constellations/constellations-september.html>.
  • 4. - "Space Near & Far." Acme Design Company. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Jan. 2011. <http://www.acmecompany.com/Pages/stock_space.html>.- "The Mythology of the Constellations." comfychair.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Jan. 2011. <http://comfychair.org/~cmbell/myth/myth.html>.