Stars

  • Polaris, the North Star

    The Polaris is also called North Star or Stella Polaris, resulting from its position as the closest star to the North Pole in the night sky. It has...
  • Three fascinating facts about stars

    Whether you're in the country or the city, the stars loom above, performing an intricate celestial dance. Since our earliest days, humans have alwa...
  • The history of the stars

    The night sky probably already fascinated our early ancestors just as us today. And many inexplicable events certainly created fear. At any rate, ...
  • Binary Star

    A binary star consists of two stars that are so close to each other in the sky that, seen from Earth, they are only a small angular distance apart....
  • Type of stars

    Most stars are actually binary stars or multiple stars. For a long time it was thought that there could be no planets in multiple star systems, but...
  • The Sun

    The Sun is the largest star in our solar system and at the same time the closest to Earth. In the outer third of the entire Milky Way, however, it ...
  • Star Lambda Scorpii

    The star Lambda Scorpii, also called Shaula is a multiple star system in the constellation of Scorpius. It is located at the sting of the Scorpion....
  • Star Gacrux

    The star Gacrux lies in the Southern constellation of Crux and is its third brightest star. It is visible only in the southern hemisphere. Facts ab...
  • Star Fomalhaut

    The star Fomalhaut, also called Piscis Austrini, is the brightest star in the constellation Southern Pisces. The name of the star means "mouth of t...
  • Star Elnath

    The star Elnath, also called Beta Tauri, represents one of the two horn tips of the constellation of Taurus. Facts about Elnath The star Elnath has...
  • Star Deneb

    Deneb is the brightest star in the constellation of Cygnus, the swan. It also forms the upper left corner of the well-known summer triangle. Facts ...
  • Star Castor

    The star Castor is the second brightest star in the constellation of Gemini and has long been known as a special six-star system. Facts about Casto...