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    Re: Constellation names.
    From: Rodney Myrvaagnes
    Date: 2003 Nov 2, 00:28 -0500

    On Sat, 1 Nov 2003 18:26:38 +0000, Aubrey O'Callaghan wrote:
    
    >George,
    >I learned the Ursa Major and Minor as the great and little bear. This is a
    >direct translation.
    >Where does the big and little dipper come from?
    >
    They look a lot more like dippers (ladles) than bears.
    
    
    
    
    Rodney Myrvaagnes                     J36 Gjo/a
    
    
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