Taurus, the Bull

A constellation of the zodiac marked by a V-shaped pattern of stars that outlines the bull's face.


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Radio Programs

El Nath Location, location, location Sunday, May 3, 2015
Distant Borders Crossing a distant border Monday, May 19, 2014
Moon in Taurus Drawing some stellar pictures Saturday, April 13, 2013
The Bull’s Horns The Moon takes the bull by the horns Monday, March 18, 2013
Moon and Taurus The Moon and two stellar families Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Crab Nebula The “crabby” remains of an exploded star Friday, January 6, 2012
Moon and Hyades Staring into the face of the bull Thursday, January 5, 2012
Moon and Aldebaran Following the eye of the bull Monday, July 25, 2011
Distant Iceballs Clearing up some distant definitions Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Ages of Stars Counting stellar birthday candles Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Moon, Venus, and El Nath Linking the bull and the charioteer Saturday, May 15, 2010

Featured Images

View of a newly forming planetary system around the young star HL Tauri
Planet Tracks Thursday, November 6, 2014
Diagram comparing sizes of Sun, Aldebaran
Giant Eye Monday, July 21, 2014
An aquanaut practices space exploration techniques underwater
Diving into the Future Monday, October 17, 2011


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