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Hyades

A cluster of more than 100 stars; the brightest form the V-shaped “face” of Taurus, the bull. It is the nearest major cluster to Earth, at a distance of about 150 light-years.

Radio Programs

Hyades Planets Looking into a stellar laboratory April 5, 2018

The Hyades The bull’s disintegrating face April 4, 2018

Moon and Aldebaran The Moon faces the bull March 31, 2017

Featured Images

Diagram of the Hyades

Facing the Bull April 4, 2018

The Moon and Hyades, night of January 5, 2012

Staring at the Bull January 5, 2012