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This two-minute feature digs into deep space, sharing information and scientific findings about stars, methods of space exploration, and other phenomena outside Earth's atmosphere.

This two-minute feature digs into deep space, sharing information and scientific findings about stars, methods of space exploration, and other phenomena outside Earth's atmosphere.
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South Lake Tahoe, CA

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This two-minute feature digs into deep space, sharing information and scientific findings about stars, methods of space exploration, and other phenomena outside Earth's atmosphere.

Language:

English

Contact:

1 University Station, A200 Austin, Texas 78712 512-475-6760


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Capricornus

10/12/2012
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A wide swath of the southern sky is known as the Celestial Sea — a series of constellations associated with water. All of them were created and named millennia ago, at a time when their appearance in the night sky heralded a rainy time of year. The leading edge of that wave of watery constellations is Capricornus. It’s fairly low in the southern sky as night falls at this time of year. Its brightest stars form a wide triangle that looks like the bottom of a bikini bathing suit. The...

Duration: 00:02:20