The Story of the Stars from Peru to Babylon

Mankind has forever been fascinated by the stars. In the age of darkness, they provided a twinkling suggestion of life beyond Earth. The distant light scattered across the velvet black would have provided stimulation, mystery, and solace.…

Ancient Mapping Of The Stars - How Civilizations Before Us Learned About The Stars

The night sky that we all love watching is full of countless stars. But humans have always wondered about the position of these stars in the universe.…

Map the Stars - Then & Now

Since the dawn of mankind, we have been fascinated with the stars. Tiny pinpricks of light in the dark sky to guide your journey. Or to quote a great philosopher “Fireflies that got stuck onto that big blue-ish black thing” (Timone, from The Lion King).…

Astrology - where does it all come from?

Here at Under Lucky Stars - we love everything to do with the sparkly night sky above. We enjoyed sharing our Constellation Guides and April Part II is coming up next! For now, we wanted to give you a (Short) History of Astrolgoy. We hope you enjoy reading it as much as we enjoyed writing it!…

Ultimate Star Quiz

If you’re looking for some great questions for your pub quiz, to do at home with your friends, or just to test yourself then look no further. We’ve compiled the Ultimate Star Quiz with some of our favorite trivia and we’ve made it “print friendly” by adding spaces for your answers.…

SHOOT FOR THE STARS - Unique Gifts for Stargazers

With back-to-back birthdays you are constantly racking your brains for awesome gifts. Put those socks down, we have got you covered! Read on however if you are looking for gifts for serious star-gazers.…

Astronomy versus Astrology

Astrology and astronomy are the concepts related to the universe. In the early ages, astrology and astronomy were terms used indistinguishably. What's the difference?…