Mr. Kowinsky - Astronomy
Good Links for your Constellation Projects
"The Constellation Hercules"
Constellations - General
The Greek Mythology of the Constellations
Constellation Meanings and Stories in Greek Mythology
Constellation Maps, and Deep Sky Objects found in the constellations
Constellations from Viking (Norse) Mythology.
Lakota Native American Star names and Constellations
Japanese star charts, star meanings in Japanese mythology
constellation in Lakota Native American mythology
constellation in Navajo Native American mythology
constellation in Hindu mythology
, the Pleiades in Aztec mythology
in Hindu mythology
The Pleides in
. What it meant in many different cultures
, the Pleiades in Navajo Native American Mythology
Real Pictures of the Constllations with star info
Table of the 100 nearest stars, and their distances in parsecs.
Another list of the 50 nearest stars, including links to each star and constellations.
A list of the 100 nearest stars, including common names
A clickable list of the 151 Brightest stars
A list of the 26 Brightest Stars (Apparent Magnitude), including Constellations
If you cannot find all of your information in the above links, try searching google.com or yahoo.com for your information.
Painting of Perseus rescuing Andromeda. Notice Pegasus and Medusa. Circa 1620 by Rubens.
Sculpure of Perseus slaying Medusa. Circa 1545 by Benvenuto Cellini.
Engraving of The allegory of Hunting: The Hunter Endymion (Orion) carrying the Tutelary Goddess Artemis by Georgius Ghisi 1556 Italy.
Herakles (Hercules) battles three Kentauroi (Centaurs) armed with boulders and tree-branches. Painted on greek pottery Circa 500 BC.
Herakles (Hercules) shoots the Stymphalian birds (The spotted bird is Cygnus the Swan) with a sling. Painted on greek pottery Circa 550 BC.
Tile mosaic on a Roman floor depicting Herakles (Hercules) fighting the Nemean Lion (Leo) Circa 300 AD.
Remains of a Greek Temple dedicated to Gemini (Castor and Pollux).