A selection of articles related to celestial poles.
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- ASTRONICA: Blessing or Nightmare for Astrology?
- If NASA's engineers only had eleventh-century astronomy knowledge, do you think they could have landed the "Rover" on Mars? If modern day astrophysicists could only make use of ancient Assyrian astronomy, do you think they would have been able to...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
- Origin of the Zodiac Signs
- Zodiac is that imaginary belt encircling the earth through which the sun, moon, and the planets pass during the year.
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
- Astronomy in Ancient Civilisations
- It is a pity that the myths of ancient civilisations are so easily dismissed as the musings of savage minds, as it is subsequently easy to overlook the fact that many of their myths were encryptions of their astronomical knowledge. The best example of this...
Modern Science >> Astronomy
- Trance-formation (The Cosmic Tao of the Sexes)
- The purest outpouring of love between the sexes, is as a miniature super-nova of ecstatic union. Reciprocating pleasure becomes the engine that feeds the fires of passion. Passion becomes dynamic fuel for love. It is an engine that runs with the force of a...
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
Celestial Poles is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Celestial Poles books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- 5 The Night Sky
- These points are defined as the north and south celestial poles.
- Lecture #8: Celestial Navigation II
- Draw celestial equator and label it The altitude of the north celestial pole is your latitude.
- LESSON 4 THE MOVEMENT OF THE SKY How the Sky Appears to
- This also means that the celestial sphere has north and south poles, and an Now, the celestial poles lie directly north and south of you, right on the horizon.
Suggested News Resources
- At Large : Cosmic wobbling and the end of one of those summers
- The gravitational influences of the sun and the moon do it to us, and because of this wobbling the celestial poles of the earth trace out circles on the sky, and the "equinoxes drift westward along the ecliptic at the rate of 50.
Suggested Web Resources
- The North Celestial Pole
- The North Celestial Pole is the point in the sky about which all the stars seen from the Northern Hemisphere rotate.
- eSky: Northern Celestial Pole
- The declination of the Pole Star (its angular distance from the Celestial Equator) is fixed, by definition, at +90°.
- celestial pole - definition of celestial pole by the Free Online
- celestial pole. n. Either of two diametrically opposite points at which the extensions of the earth's axis intersect the celestial sphere.
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