Constellation Ursa Major Picture

The constellation of Ursa Major has been seen as a bear by many distinct civilizations.

In Greek mythology, Zeus lusts after a young woman named Callisto, a nymph of Artemis. Hera, Zeus's wife, turns Callisto into a bear because of her jealousy. Callisto, while in bear form later encounters her son Arcas. Arcas almost shoots the bear, but to avert the tragedy, Zeus sweeps them both into the sky, forming Ursa Major

^.^ Having fun so far!!! I might do Ursa minor or Canis Major next!

Sorry if something is too bright or too dark, my screen is messed up >.>
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