Star track: Wonders of winter night sky
- Constellations: Pictures in the sky. // World Almanac for Kids;1996, p158
Offers information about clusters of stars in the sky which are termed constellations. Origins of the names for constellations; Standard set of constellations by the International Astronomical Union; Details about specific constellations including the Big and Little Dippers.
- Constellations: Pictures in the sky. // World Almanac for Kids;1998, p156
Explains constellations, pictures which ancient astronomers formed in the sky by grouping stars together. Naming practices in ancient times; The International Astronomical Union, which sets the standards for modern naming; Picture of the Big Dipper and the Little Dipper (also known as the Great...
- Star cards. G.C. // Odyssey;May93, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p28
Presents cards to cut or copy, with information about the constellation Corona Borealis. How to find it.
- Backyard observations. // Odyssey;Dec95, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p37
Focuses on the constellation Pisces. Viewing the constellation; Identification.
- The night sky. // Country Journal;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p8
Describes several constellations. Location; Terminologies.
- Spring's night sky. Marandino, Cristin // Country Journal;Mar/Apr97, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p13
Discusses how to spot constellations in spring's night sky. Why the Big Dipper is a great reference point for finding other areas of interest; How to find `Virgo' the second largest constellation in the sky; Brightest star of the Virgo constellation.
- Into the center of the galaxy. // Astronomy;Feb1994, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p82
Presents four photographs of the constellation Sagittarius, the crowd of stars in the center of the Milky Way.
- Remembering Gemini. Eicher, David J. // Astronomy;Mar1996, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p66
Describes the Gemini constellation of stars. Location of the constellation; Identifying stars; Star clusters. INSETS: How the twins add up.;An ancient star figure lives on..
- Dot-to-dot dippers. Carlow, Linda // Children's Digest;Jun95, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p34
Presents information on constellations. Big Dipper and Little Dipper as the most recognizable constellations; Best nights for star-watching; Circumpolar constellations.
- Star compass. Cameron, Layne // Children's Digest;Jun95, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p36
Presents information on the function of constellations as compasses. Location of the North Star.