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Thid is my grade 8 Solar system project.

Julia Smith

on 4 April 2011

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Constellations By Julia Smith 'patterns formed by prominent stars'[1] are... Bibliography Zodiac constellations are of which the ecliptic passes through. Constellations are a group of stars we can see from the Earth. This is the Pisces constellation, it can be visible in October to the North - East direction after sunset. The history behind the Pisces Constellation... [2]Free Astrology Reports: Natal Chart, Compatibility, Future. Web. 01 Apr. 2011. .
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Around 7 B.C the Christians said that the Pisces Constellation stars looked like two fish swimming in different directions. This video shows the Constellations of the Zodiac of where the ecliptic passes through. Also, in the top left corner, there are the zodiac sign of where the rotation is at. How many constellations are there in our galaxy? Scientists had said that there are 88 official constellations. What is Zodiac? There are 12 or 13 constellations each one represents one month in the calander year. For example,
"Aries: March 21 - April 19
Taurus: April 20 - May 20
Gemini: May 21 - June 20
Cancer: June 21 - July 22
Leo: July 23 - August 22
Virgo: August 23 - September 22
Libra: September 23 - October 22
Scorpio: October 23 - November 21
Sagittarius: November 22 - December 21
Capricorn: December 22 - January 19
Aquarius: January 20 - February 18
Pisces: February 19 - March 20" [2]

(Ms.Heavey is a Leo) Facts about Constellations.. 1.) Every visible star in the sky is a part of the constellation. 2.) The most commonly known pattern in the sky, The Big Dipper, is not apart of the constellation. 3.) The stars in the sky may seem very close together, although they are actually extremly far apart. By:
Julia Smith
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