Universe Discovery Guide for March: Teenage Sister Stars

Universe Discovery Guide for March: Teenage Sister Stars

  • Daytime Event
  • Nighttime Event
  • Inside Venue
  • Outside Venue
  • Target Audience
  • Child, Teen, Adult
Explore the Pleiades, one of the most famed star clusters in astronomy! These young stars are beginning their journey apart, but still shine bright and compact in our night skies. Find out about their evolution and discover activities, star charts, and more in this month's guide.

Discover the universe with your family and friends!

In the Guide for March:
  • Theme: Pleiades: Teenage Sister Stars Readying to Leave Home
  • Sky Feature: Pleiades Star Cluster
  • Try This!
  • Activity: Young Star Clusters and Old Star Clusters
  • Connect to NASA Science

Please note that there are two versions of the Guide. One is full-color for use during the day, and the other version features a red overlay for use at night to preserve your night vision. Always use Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the Guides on a computer.

Guide Uploaded: December 2013

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