The Story of Star Names Photo of Mark
This is a talk given by Mark Hurn to amateur astronomical societies. Further information is contained in the introduction. For a sample of the type of details covered in the talk, see Star names Spiral galaxy
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Star names
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Star names is a fascinating subject which has its origins in the mists of time. Names derive from words in many different languages, both ancient and modern, eg Arabic, Greek, Latin, and numerous legends surround these names. Constellations
pulsing star

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