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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
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
Modern Science >> Astronomy
Dragon's Blood: Correspondences
Daemonorops draco, Dracaena spp. Folk Names: Blood, Blume, Dragon's Blood Palm, Calamus Draco, Draconis Resina, Danguis Draconis Gender: Masculine Planet: Mars Element: Fire Deity: Power: Protection, Love, Exorcism, Potency...
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People of the Book: Fighting the Holy War
At the heart of most of the world's great religions, there is a sacred text. This is usually a compilation of the words of the enlightened founder of the path or the interpretations of the life and teachings of this founder. Within this text is contained the...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
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
Astrology >> The Moon

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The constellation of Draco the dragon has long been associated with the serpent which The constellation Draco is referred to in the Scripture.
File:ConstellationDraco.pdf - Wikimedia Commons
Apr 6, 2011 File:ConstellationDraco.pdf. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository.
DRACO - Educational Web Sites
Report of the NASA Science and Technology Definition Team for the. Magnetospheric Constellation Mission DRACO. 2001-00790-0.
Cat's EyE
WHERE: The Cat's Eye is found 3000 light years from. Earth in the middle of the constellation Draco, which is Latin for “dragon.

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Black Hole Behemoth Found Guilty of Star's Murder
The accused supermassive black hole resides in the center of a galaxy some 3.9 billion light-years away in the constellation Draco.
Astronomers saw black hole consuming star
On March 28, a detector on the Earth-orbiting Swift observatory picked up a sudden burst of radiation coming from a point in the constellation Draco, 4.5 billion light years away from Earth.
Off the Record: News around the world reeks of absurdity
This week, two astronomers reported a black hole gobbling up a sun-sized star in the constellation Draco 4.5 million light years away.
The Dark Planet - Scientists Find Mysterious Planet That Is Dark As Coal
The planet, labeled TrES-2b and located nearly 718 light years from Earth in the direction of the constellation Draco, has been determined to reflect far less light than any known planet.
TrES-2b: Astronomers Discover Darkest Known Exoplanet (PHOTO)
The planet -- named TrES-2b -- is located 750 million light years away in the direction of the constellation Draco, and according to lead author David Kipping of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, it is indeed a remarkable find.

Suggested Web Resources

Draco (constellation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Draco is a constellation in the far northern sky. Its name is Latin for dragon.
Draco the Dragon
Draco the Dragon is an easy to find north circumpolar constellation.
NASA Shoots Pics of “Unprecedented” Explosion in Draco
Draco Constellation on Top Astronomer
Constellation Draco in the night sky: brightest stars, notable galaxies, clusters, nebulae and other deep sky features.
The Mythology of the Constellations: Draco
It is unclear precisely which mythological dragon Draco represents. There are, however, three main contenders.

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