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The Hyades
Daughters of Atlas and Pleione, their number varies in the telling of the tale, usually it is five or seven. They are said to have been transformed into a tightly-knit group of stars upon their collective suicide in despair over the demise of their brother...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
The Pleiades
The daughters of Atlas and Pleione. Transformed into a tightly-knit group of stars to evade capture by the Huntsman Orion, or, in a differing tradition, because of the despair they felt when their father was condemned to bear eternally aloft the Earth:...
Deities & Heros >> Greek

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The Properties of the Hyades Open Cluster
Distance to the Hyades Star Cluster
The nearest open cluster to us, the Hyades has been extremely important to us in our studies At 40-50 parsecs, the Hyades cluster is just beyond this distance.
The Hyades: distance, structure, dynamics, and age ?
bers of the Hyades cluster, from which the 3-dimensional struc- ture of the 1. Introduction.
Astronomy Cluster Handbook (The Hyades-ng Owner's Manual)

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'Irene' May Mirror Great Atlantic Hurricane of 1944
She regained headway briefly, desperate to outrun the onslaught of sea water, as her radiomen tried to contact a nearby ship, the Hyades, to no avail.
Del Mar: Price part of Zucker's hot streak
Massone has been stuck at this second allowance level for quite some time, while flirting in stakes races on several occasions. He owns just 2 wins from 26 starts, with 7 seconds and 8 thirds, so he often settles for minor awards.
Starry sky shows winter solstice is over
The morning sky now has isiLimela (Pleiades) well up in the north-east, with the small open cluster of the Hyades, with red star Aldebaran prominent slightly higher and further east.

Suggested Web Resources

Hyades (star cluster) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Hyades is the nearest open cluster to the Solar System and one of the best- studied of all star clusters.
Hyades (mythology) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
HYADES | Free Music, Tour Dates, Photos, Videos
HYADES's official profile including the latest music, albums, songs, music videos and more updates.
HYADES : Star and Rain Nymphs | Greek mythology
THE HYADES were the nymphs of the five stars of the constellation Hyades.

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