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Pegasus

Art print for baby and kid's rooms from Hello Happy Design www.hellohappydesign.com. Pegasus constellation; stars

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spaceplasma: “ “ NGC 7318 (also known as UGC 12099/UGC 12100 or HCG 92d/b) are a pair of collidinggalaxies about 300 million light-years away in the Constellation Pegasus. They are members of the famous Stephan’s Quintet. NGC 7318B has two optical...

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Queen Cassiopeia boasted that she and her daughter Andromeda were even prettier than the sea nymphs. Furious Poseidon sent the monster Cetus to destroy their kingdom. An oracle told them the only way to save the kingdom was to sacrifice Andromeda. So she was chained to the rocks to await Cetus. Perseus riding on Pegasus, turned Cetus into stone using a medusa head and freed Andromeda. Poseidon, still mad at Cassiopeia, threw her into the sky, where she spends half her time sitting upside…

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the constellation pegasus by abd ar-rahman al-sufi, from pergamenthandschrift M II 141 (an edition of al-sufi’s liber locis stellarum fixarum, written in 964) Beautiful- I probably won't find it.

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The first principles of the universe are atoms and empty space; everything else is merely thought to exist. ~ Diogenes Laërtius ~

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