Star & Constellations

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  1. THE BRIGHTEST CIRCUMPOLAR STAR ALSO HAS THIS TRADITIONAL LATIN NAME
  2. MINTAKA IS FOUND IN THE WHAT OF ORION?
  3. KNOWN AS THE 13TH CONSTELLATION OF THE ZODIAC TO AN ASTRONOMER AN ASTROLOGER WOULD NOT RECOGNISE THIS
  4. STARS THAT NEVER RISE NOR SET BECAUSE THEY REMAIN ABOVE THE HORIZION ARE SAID TO BE ?
  5. THIS CONSTELLATION IS KNOWN AS THE CRAB
  6. FROM THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE DOES THE STAR POLLUX APPEAR ABOVE OR BELOW CASTOR?
  7. THE BRIGHTEST STAR IN OUR SKY
  8. THE EMU STRECTHES ACROSS MANY CONSTELLATIONS WITH ITS BODY MADE UP BY DUST OF THE WHAT?
  9. THIS CONSTELLATION IS KNOWN AS THE FURNACE
  10. WITH WHICH SEASON DO WE TYPICALLY ASSOCIATE SCORPIUS?
  11. THE STAR ALDEBERAN IS THE RED EYE OF THIS CONSTELLATION
  12. STARTING AT ACHENAR AND WINDING ALL THEY WAY TO CURSA NEAR RIGEL IS WHICH CELESTIAL RIVER?

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  1. THE STAR POLLUX IS FOUND IN WHICH CONSTELLATION?
  2. THIS CONSTELLATION IS KNOWN AS THE HARP
  3. THIS MYTHOLOGICAL HERO CONSTELLATION HAS BEEN GIVEN MODERN NAMES LIKE THE SHOPPING TROLLEY OR SAUCEPAN
  4. OUR BRIGHTEST NIGHT SKY STAR SIRIUS IS IN WHICH CONSTELLATION?
  5. IN THE 23RD CENTURY THE STARSHIP C-57D TRAVELLED TO ALTAIR IV AND FOUND SURVIVOR DR EDWARD MORBIUS. HIS ROBOT SERVANT WAS CALLED
  6. WHAT BODY PART DO HUMANS HAVE FOR THIER ENTIRE LIFE BUT ONLY USE DURING THIER FIRST YEAR
  7. WITH WHICH SEASON DO WE TYPICALLY ASSOCIATE ORION?
  8. THE CENTAUR HOLDS A SPEAR POINTED AT THIS WOLF
  9. DESPITE ITS 310 LIGHT YEAR DISTANCE THIS SPECTRAL A CLASS STAR STILL MANAGES TO SHINE 2ND BRIGHTEST IN OUR NIGHT SKY
  10. FOR A FEW MONTHS THE BRIGHTNESS OF UNSTABLE RED GIANT STAR BETELGEUSE DID WHAT?
  11. THE HEAD OF THE EMU APPEARS TUCKED INTO THE CORNER OF THIS CONSTELLATION


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