ASTRONOMY. The study of the universe.
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The study of the universe
astronomy – the study of the universeastronomer – scientist who studies astronomyconstellation – a pattern made by a group of starstelescope – an instrument used to view far away objectsobjective – the convex lens in a telescope ( )eyepiece – the concave lens in a telescope ) (
1. A STAR MAP is a tool used to locate certain stars and constellations.2. The stars that are visible to you depend on YOUR LOCATION ON EARTH AND THE TIME OF YEAR.3. Why do stars appear to move across the sky? EARTH’S ROTATION ON ITS AXIS4. POLARIS, OR THE NORTH STAR, APPEARS TO STAY IN ABOUT THE SAME PLACE ALL THE TIME.