The Horns of the Bull

(Slate::Bad Astronomy) – Phil Plait:

The brightest star in the picture is Aldebaran, and it is one of the few loners; it’s only 65 or so light-years from us, much closer than the Hyades! That’s one reason it looks so much brighter. …

bad_astronomy/2016/03/16/gorgeous

Lower part of Taurus

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