Episode 87- Meet the Pleiades, the Seven Sisters

Episode 87- Meet the Pleiades, the Seven Sisters

In this episode, I introduce you to a really important but tiny group of stars in the Winter sky called the Pleiades. Many people mistake it as the Little Dipper, but it’s actually a really cool star cluster that has a lot of significance for cultures all around the...
The Pleiades: Cultural Stories of the Seven Sisters

The Pleiades: Cultural Stories of the Seven Sisters

There is a tiny grouping of stars in the winter night sky that has caught the attention of people for thousands and thousands of years and still captures their attention today. People frequently point to it and ask me, “Is that the Little Dipper?”   It’s a fair...