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Ursa Major, the Great Bear

A constellation always visible from northern latitudes, containing the stars of the Big Dipper.

Resources

Featured Images

Hubble Space Telescope view of Messier 101

Twisted Galaxy November 5, 2018

M97, the Owl Nebula, in Ursa Major

It's a Hoot March 17, 2018

Starbirth region on the edge of the Milky Way galaxy

Starbirth June 6, 2013

Radio Programs

First Leap Leaping past the Great Bear March 25, 2018

Moving Groups Moving through the galaxy in groups October 11, 2016

Bear’s Nose The shiny nose of the great bear May 9, 2015